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JDRF does not provide medical advice. Any content accessed through JDRF.org is for informational purposes only, and is not intended to be a substitute for professional medical advice.

The mission of the JDRF is to improve lives today and tomorrow by accelerating life-changing breakthroughs to cure, prevent and treat T1D and its complications. We also want to support you in living your best life with diabetes. As such, our content is intended to provide resources and tips for living well with diabetes. The information we provide is not intended to cover all possible uses, directions, precautions, drug interactions, or adverse effects. Please contact your doctor or other qualified health provider with any questions you may have regarding your diabetes or any medical condition. Do not disregard professional medical advice because of something you have read on JDRF.org or any 3rd party site. If you think you may have a medical emergency, call your doctor or 911 immediately.

JDRF does not recommend or endorse any specific tests, providers, products, procedures, opinions, or other information that may be mentioned on our site or by one of our sponsors.