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  • A Win for the European T1D Community: Zynquista (sotagliflozin) Approved for Type 1 Diabetes

    April 29, 2019

    In a second win for the type 1 diabetes (T1D) community, the European Commission has approved Zynquista™ (sotagliflozin) for use in adults...

  • Insulin pumps, CGMs and more: is T1D Tech right for you?

    March 29, 2019

    Hear from six people living with T1D about their #T1DTech, the fears they had before using their various devices, and how these options have changed their life with T1D.

  • European Commission Has Approved Forxiga for Adults with Type 1 Diabetes

    March 25, 2019

    It’s official: The European Commission has approved Forxiga® (dapagliflozin and marketed in the United States as Farxiga®) for adults with type 1...

  • Spring Break Travel with #T1DTech

    March 20, 2019

    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!

  • Coping with Stress as a T1D Parent

    November 14, 2017

    Jodi Riseberg was used to worrying about her three kids, but when her daughter Lily was diagnosed with type 1 diabetes (T1D)...

  • Top tech for students with T1D

    August 11, 2017

    As the prospect of a new school year glimmers on the horizon, school supplies are flying off store shelves and filling backpacks...

  • T1D Teens, Technology and Tidepool

    March 30, 2016

    Learning from the future generation: how to manage T1D There’s nothing that a father won’t do for his daughter, according to Howard...

  • New JDRF-funded study will evaluate potential benefits of metformin for type 1 diabetes

    November 13, 2013

    A new JDRF-funded study will evaluate whether metformin—a drug commonly used to treat type 2 diabetes (T2D)—combined with standard insulin therapy could...

  • In the Cloud: Web 2.0 for T1D management

    August 27, 2013

    It is a common but little-discussed side effect of managing type 1 diabetes (T1D): data overload. Improvements in treatment technologies over the...

  • Word to the Wise: A T1D Slang Dictionary

    June 12, 2013

    Sometimes people with type 1 diabetes (T1D) get so accustomed to our own slang, it’s easy to forget not everyone speaks the same language. Since I'll be attending JDRF Children's Congress as a delegate this summer, I know it's important for me to communicate clearly. So with that in mind, I've compiled a list of my own favorite diabetic slang terms.