JDRF Blog

Recent Articles

  • College With Type 1 Diabetes During Coronavirus

    August 10, 2020

    Back to school season during the coronavirus pandemic has been met with several challenges, but for college students, preparation is still key, whether on-campus or at home.

  • Just Announced: More Affordable Insulin Options for Medicare Beneficiaries Coming Soon

    May 26, 2020

    JDRF welcomes the May 26th announcement by the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services about more affordable insulin options for people in the Medicare program.

  • EASD Conference Will Bring Together Top Minds in Diabetes Research

    September 22, 2020

    Leading researchers from around the world will gather for the annual meeting of the European Association for the Study of Diabetes (EASD)....

  • Nobody Knew…Until the Diabetes Control and Complications Trial

    September 21, 2020

    The common belief for decades was that diligent monitoring of blood sugars and intensive insulin therapy had little consequence for people with...

  • Fashion Brand Veronica Beard Gives Back to JDRF

    September 18, 2020

    Four fearless female leaders for JDRF who emulate the Veronica Beard brand share how JDRF has made a difference for the T1D community

  • The Power of the Patient Voice: JDRF Video

    September 10, 2020

    In the words of Colin Dayan, M.D., Ph.D., professor of clinical diabetes and metabolism at Cardiff University: “Type 1 diabetes is almost the only major autoimmune disease now that does not have a licensed immunotherapy.” And he’s going to change that.

  • JDRF Report: How HbA1c Came to Be

    September 8, 2020

    Accurate control of blood sugar for people with type 1 diabetes (T1D) was not easy in the 1970s. At the time, the...