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Kelley Benham Leisure Time Physical activity is Associated with Poor Glycemic Control in Type 1 Diabetic women Type 1 diabetes, also known as juvenile diabetes, is an autoimmune disease that results in the permanent destruction of insulin producing beta cells of the pancreas. Presently there is no cure or prevention. Although studies have shown that people with type 1 diabetes live longer if they exercise, studies have not shown that exercise can improve blood glucose levels and the body’s use of insulin in people with type 1 diabetes. In this study, patients were put into three groups, sedentary, moderately active, and active. Physical activity is generally recommended as a crucial component in the management of diabetes. It has previously been shown that higher physical activity is associated with lower mortality among type 1 diabetic men, but there is no convincing evidence that physical activity has a positive effect on glycemic control in type 1 diabetic patients. In this cross-sectional study of
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