Tiredness, weight loss, and feeling generally unwell
You are losing weight and you're not sure why
Your penis or vagina is itchy or you have frequent episodes of thrush
Your cuts or wounds heal slowly
Your vision is blurred
Know your risk!
Type 1 diabetesis not linked to being overweight. Instead, the cells that produce insulin in the body are damaged for reasons that aren't yet fully understood. There are no lifestyle changes that can lower your risk of Type 1 diabetes.