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Recent Articles

  • Insulin Affordability Matters: Advocating to Make Insulin More Affordable for All

    November 14, 2019

    More than 1.25 million Americans live with type 1 diabetes (T1D), and this number continues to grow. They need insulin several times...

  • JDRF Research Strategy: Cures and Improving Lives

    May 31, 2019

    They shared new developments and applauded the speed of scientific advancements. At this year’s Strategic Research Session, the tone was dynamic as...

  • The 20th Anniversary of the Edmonton Protocol

    March 11, 2019

    This day, 20 years ago, a person with type 1 diabetes (T1D) was cured. Well, pseudo-cured. On March 11, 1999, the Edmonton...

  • ATTD Conference Brings Together Top Minds in Diabetes Research

    February 19, 2020

    Each year diabetes researchers from all over the world gather for the annual meeting of the Advanced Technologies & Treatments for Diabetes...

  • More People Being Diagnosed with Type 1 Diabetes

    February 18, 2020

    A new report from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) shows a nearly 30% increase in type 1 diabetes (T1D)...

  • Spring Break Travel with #T1DTech

    February 7, 2020

    Whether you’re taking a road trip or a cross-country red eye flight, traveling with your #T1DTech can certainly present some extra challenges but that shouldn’t stop you from enjoying the experience. Preparing ahead of time will allow you to relax a little more and enjoy your spring break trip to the fullest!

  • Mission Summit Salutes the Power of Us in Both Driving to Cures and Supporting the T1D Community

    February 6, 2020

    Ellen Leake, Chair of the International Board of Directors