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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...

  • Part 3: Scams, Support and DKA

    April 7, 2020

    We continue sharing expert responses to your top incoming questions. Note these responses are not intended to be medical advice, for that—as always—you must consult your own personal physician.

  • Lilly Lowers Cost of Insulin During COVID-19

    April 7, 2020

    JDRF welcomes the relief for families across the country, but calls for more.

  • Talking to an Expert: COVID-19’s Impact on Cures Research

    April 6, 2020

    Dr. Aaron J. Kowalski answers what the pandemic means to ongoing research and fundraising and why “there still are no cures” for type 1 diabetes.

  • Coating on Capsules Next Step in Creating Insulin-Producing Factories

    April 6, 2020

    One potential cure for type 1 diabetes (T1D) is to replace beta cells destroyed by a person’s own immune system with healthy...