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Change the name of Type 1 Diabetes

This petition had 3,583 supporters

There is a stigma around Type 1 Diabetes due to Diabetes being used as a general term that umbrellas Type 1 and Type 2. Most of the community do not understand there is a difference between the two types. Changing the name will help people understand that they are two completely different conditions

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