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Exciting! Inspiring! Hopeful! – JDRF Children’s Congress #tbt

Shannon took the leap and applied to JDRF Children’s Congress in 2013 and loved every minute of her experience! If you’ll be between the ages of 4-17 from July 13-15, 2015, apply to join us next summer in Washington, DC! Please visit our website for more information and take the first step in learning how powerful your voice can be […]

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Friday Five Blog

August 29, 2014

Check out this week’s top five picks from around the TypeOneNation community, and join the conversation with other members and be sure to share it with your friends on Twitter and Facebook too. JDRF News
 JDRF partners with Beta-O2 Technologies to develop a novel implantable encapsulation device for T1D – [Read More] Cheerleading/Tumbling @AbbisMommy03 asks […]

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Friday Five Blog

August 8, 2014

Hi Everyone, Here are today’s top five picks this week from around the TypeOneNation community! Please join the conversation with other members and be sure to share it with your friends on Twitter and Facebook too! Football @laurie23662 is looking for other parents of children, or people who play tackle football and whether or not […]

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Breaking News: U.S. Senate Seeks to Help Medicare-Eligible Americans Gain Access to CGMs

BREAKING NEWS! Did ya hear? On Wednesday, July 30, U.S. Senators Susan Collins (R-ME) and Jeanne Shaheen (D-NH), Co-chairs of the Senate Diabetes Caucus, introduced legislation – S. 2689, the ‘Medicare CGM Access Act of 2014’ – that would help Medicare-eligible Americans gain coverage for Continuous Glucose Monitors (CGMs). Immediately following the introduction of the […]

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