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  • Seeing Your Doctor Without Leaving Home

    March 26, 2020

    You have an endocrinologist appointment but are in lockdown due to the coronavirus pandemic. What do you do?  Especially as medical experts...

  • Talking to Eli Lilly about Our Insulin Supply

    March 26, 2020

    Will we be OK? Our colleagues at Beyond Type One interviewed an insulin-supply expert at the Eli Lilly and Company about how...

  • Talking to an Expert on Coronavirus Disease

    March 24, 2020

    Pediatric endocrinologist Mary Pat Gallagher answers community questions.

  • Coronavirus and T1D: What You Should Know

    March 10, 2020

    First, don’t panic! Second, wash your hands and don’t touch your face. Third, understand the facts about managing T1D and viral illnesses.

  • New JDRF-Funded Study finds Lifetime T1D Management Costs a Collective $813 Billion

    February 24, 2020

    Cost for each diagnosed American is nearly $500,000.

  • 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