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06 Nov 2021

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Fasting intervention for people with type 1 diabetes (T1D) as patient-initiated research

Background: Integrative medicine in the field of T1D is rare, despite the demand of affected people. A patient-initiated pilot study showed the feasibility of a seven-day fasting intervention. (1)Aim: To generate hypotheses and possible endpoints of the fasting intervention for further studies.

Key words: Patient led research, type 1 diabetes, fasting, metabolic flexibility


Prof David Martin - Chairholder of the Department - Witten Herdecke University
Prof. Dr. Ekkehart Jenetzky - Prof. - University Witten/Herdecke
Dr. Kurt Schmelzer - Doctor - University Witten/Herdecke


Dr Bettina Berger, Research Associate, Witten Herdecke University - Germany

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