hOW DO YOU
protect against an invisible threat?
Get Type 1 Tested.
The Type 1 Test is a blood test that can detect type 1 diabetes (T1D) in its earliest stages, before there are any symptoms.
Knowing early can help you be better prepared to recognize symptoms when they do appear. This can reduce the risk of serious complications, like diabetic ketoacidosis (DKA).
There are many ways
to take The Type 1 Test
Here are the 3 most common ways to test for early-stage type 1 diabetes:
- At home with a test kit
- At a doctor’s office
- At a participating lab
the risk factors for type 1 diabetes
People with a family history of T1D are at higher risk for developing it. Learn more about the risk factors for T1D and what you can do about it.
getting Type 1 Tested is important
Knowing if you or your child is in the early stages of T1D can help you be better prepared to recognize symptoms and reduce the risk of serious complications, like diabetic ketoacidosis (DKA).
THE TYPE 1 DIABETES COMMUNITY
is here for you
Learn about the Together Through T1 community and how you can connect with advocacy organizations and other support.