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  • 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...

  • Celebrating type 1 diabetes (T1D) champions all day, every day this November

    November 1, 2019

    November is National Diabetes Awareness Month! This is the month where communities across the country join hands to educate and spread awareness...

  • Multiple Benefits of Screening For Beta Cell Autoimmunity in Children

    February 19, 2019

    Normally, our immune system ignores our body’s own safe cells and attacks only dangerous foreign cells. But our bodies create autoantibodies—antibodies against...

  • JDRF Young Adult Conference Speaker on NBC’s Titan Games

    January 17, 2019

    Chris is an an elite Powerlifter, entrepreneur, model and motivational speaker. He’s also been living with type 1 diabetes for nearly a decade. Chris will be speaking in Dallas at the JDRF Young Adult Conference on March 30-31, 2019.

  • #imthetype takes National Diabetes Awareness Month 2018 by Storm

    December 5, 2018

    This November, the T1D community spread the word about what it means to live with type 1 diabetes (T1D) using #imthetype in...

  • What type are you?

    October 31, 2018

    There’s more than one way to get involved with JDRF. Check out these four passionate JDRF supporters who have found their own...