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Life with T1D

A JDRF Love Story

Things you might expect to find at a JDRF support group: information, mentoring, type 1 diabetes (T1D) toolkits and connection with the broader T1D community. Things you might be surprised to find at a JDRF support group: your future spouse. JDRF prides itself on being a full-service organization for people with T1D and their loved […]

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Advocacy Blog

Interning at JDRF Advocacy: Spring ’14 Edition

Each semester, JDRF Advocacy has between two and four interns working with us, learning how to advocate daily for type 1 diabetes (T1D) research. As the Spring 2014 semester comes to a close, we are preparing to say goodbye to our current interns, but not before we ask them to reflect on their time with […]

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Friday Five Blog

March 14, 2014

Hello Friends! Here are our top five picks from around the community this week! Enjoy! Diabetes Camp D-camp season is right around the corner, reconnect with your camp mates or if you are scouting it out, ask some questions to people who have already experienced camp life. Join the Diabetes Camp Group. Pump Holiday
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JDRF News

Redefining the Diagnosis of Type 1 Diabetes

Updated criteria could open new possibilities for intervention before symptoms appear JDRF is leading a pertinent discussion in the diabetes field about what defines a diagnosis of type 1 diabetes (T1D). At the 14th Annual Rachmiel Levine Diabetes and Obesity Symposium today, Richard Insel, M.D., JDRF’s chief scientific officer, reviewed evidence supporting the need to […]

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Advocacy Blog

Advocacy Efforts Remain Critical to the Renewal of the Special Diabetes Program

We are more than halfway through January and we’d like to highlight all of the milestones of 2013 as we look forward to another big year for JDRF Advocacy in 2014. The second half of 2013 was a whirlwind for JDRF’s Advocacy team. It featured an outpouring of support for renewal of the SDP, starting […]

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Friday Five Blog

New Year, New Beginnings

Happy New Year Everyone! Every year we make New Year’s resolutions, and for some of us it can be extremely difficult to do. Do you resolve to lose weight, eat a healthier diet? Get a new job? For those of us with T1D, a resolution may be as simple as changing a lancet or checking […]

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Friday Five Blog

The Friday Five, Dec. 20

Welcome to the NEW home for TypeOneNation.org – same community as you know but now including new features to better your online experience. Since our launch as Juvenation on World Diabetes Day in 2008, we have worked to improve our online community each year. It’s through the feedback of TypeOneNation members that we are able […]

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