JDRF Blog

Latest in Life with T1D

  • JDRF and Tandem Diabetes Care Partner to Help Educate, Support the T1D Community

    July 8, 2020

    New, national partnership will use JDRF’s community-facing platforms to highlight benefits of devices such as insulin pumps, continuous glucose monitors and novel treatment approaches.

  • A New Way to Take Charge of Severe Hypos

    July 2, 2020

    During a recent JDRF Facebook Live event, Mary Beth McNerney of Xeris Pharmaceuticals and Christine Beebe, MS, RD and Diabetes Educator discussed a new way to take charge of severe hypoglycemia episodes (“severe hypos”).  

  • A Guide to Summer With Type 1 Diabetes

    June 24, 2020

    Summer is in full swing and that means a few extra things to think about when it comes to managing type 1 diabetes (T1D). Our guide is here to help!

  • JDRF’s One Night: The Power of Us Is Unstoppable

    June 23, 2020

    One Night. One Community. One Purpose: to show the world the undeniable power of people living with T1D.

  • Just in Time for Father’s Day: Husband, Dad of T1D Family Shares His Experiences

    June 18, 2020

    Peterson Cilaire, husband and father of a T1D family, on loving someone who lives with T1D, learning to manage T1D and the importance of fathers and husbands.

  • Severe Hypoglycemia: Be Prepared, not Afraid

    June 17, 2020

    Fear of Hypoglycemia is a real thing. Learn how you and your loved ones with T1D can overcome it.

  • Coping with T1D During Stressful and Uncertain Times

    June 10, 2020

    Expert advice from a Licensed Professional Counselor who also lives with T1D.

  • Navigating the Psychosocial Impacts of T1D on Children During Quarantine

    June 2, 2020

    Becky Lois, Ph.D., discussed how parents can help children cope with the psychosocial challenges of living with T1D during quarantine.

  • The Power of YES—How to Thrive in Life Despite Diabetes

    May 18, 2020

    Author and T1D mom Moira McCarthy shares the secrets to having a family that thrives even after a family member has been diagnosed.