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New Study Finds Certain Gut Bacteria Changes May Promote Development of Type 1 Diabetes

Study suggests these changes may play a role in triggering the disease and speeding its development In the largest longitudinal study to date, researchers at Harvard, MIT and Massachusetts General Hospital have identified a link between changes in gut bacteria and onset of type 1 diabetes (T1D). Previous studies have identified this possible link but […]

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Advocacy Blog

Years of Advocacy Experience Under One Intern’s Belt

Last Friday, we introduced you to Mia, one of the JDRF Advocacy office’s three summer interns! This week, we are featuring Anna. Anna has been involved with JDRF Advocacy for years and we are glad she is with us this summer! Meet Anna! This summer I have been extremely fortunate to have been chosen as […]

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Next-Generation Artificial Pancreas System Gears Up for Test Drive

Pilot study will evaluate advanced artificial pancreas technology under real-world situations. For several years, JDRF-funded researchers at the University of Virginia Center for Diabetes Technology have been hard at work designing an artificial pancreas system that would allow individuals with type 1 diabetes (T1D) to go about their daily lives and sleep through the night […]

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Friday Five Blog

June 20, 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. Diabetes Camp Diabetes camp season is here! Which one are you or your child going to? Talk about it […]

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Friday Five Blog

June 13, 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! Dual Diagnosis Meet new member @MizzEma, and read her double diagnosis story. Let’s send her some TypeOneNation support! Insulin […]

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JDRF News

Mouse T1D Prevention Study Highlights Approach to Accelerate Translational Research

JDRF has a plan for creating a world without type 1 diabetes (T1D) that focuses on driving promising therapies through the R&D pipeline and into the hands of individuals with T1D. A critical step in progress along the pipeline is known as the translational research phase. The goal of translational research is to move research […]

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A Breaking Update On Special Diabetes Program Renewal

Earlier today our team was pleased to send an email out to all JDRF Advocates to share some breaking news related to one possible pathway for a Special Diabetes Program (SDP) renewal. In case you missed the email, we’ll share the details here with you now. And as always, be among the first to hear […]

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A Look Past Children’s Congress

This summer has been a whirlwind with Children’s Congress, Promise to Remember Me kicking off and looking ahead to the Special Diabetes Program renewal , however, we have been fortunate enough to have four, energetic interns working in the Advocacy office to keep us focused. They have all left us and returned to their respective […]

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