This ongoing cohort study reports that early probiotic supplementation may reduce the risk of islet autoimmunity in children at the highest genetic risk of type 1 diabetes mellitus.
This cohort study examines whether increased growth in infants is associated with the risk of childhood-onset type 1 diabetes.
Virtanen et al investigate whether animal contact and other microbial exposures during infancy are associated with the development of preclinical and clinical type 1 diabetes mellitus.
Frederiksen and colleagues examined the associations between perinatal and infant exposures, especially early infant diet, and the development of type 1 diabetes mellitus (T1DM).
Beyerlein et al examine whether early, short-term, or cumulative exposures to episodes of infection and fever during the first 3 years of life were associated with the initiation of persistent islet autoimmunity in children at increased risk for type 1 diabetes mellitus.