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Potential Approach to Beta Cell Stress May Help Lead to Type 1 Diabetes Prevention

Although scientists are still working to determine what causes type 1 diabetes (T1D), research has given us insights into the disease process – knowledge that may eventually lead to potential therapies. One idea that has been explored over the past several years is that of beta cell stress and its connection to T1D, and a […]

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T1D Tuesday

What it’s like to live with a person with T1D. (Part 3)

It’s National Diabetes Awareness Month (NDAM) and all month long we will be interviewing family and friends of those who have T1D, and what it’s like to live with them on a daily basis.  Meet the Peters family, proving that living with a person with T1D makes family bonds stronger. —- My son, Jacob, is […]

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Friday Five Blog

The Friday Five, Nov. 22

Hi Friends! During National Diabetes Awareness Month, don’t forget to let us know what you have been doing to take action!   Next week is Thanksgiving and that means the holiday season is just around the corner! The holidays can be stressful, so planning ahead is very important, especially when you have type 1 diabetes! Here are […]

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T1D Tuesday

What it’s like to live with a person with T1D. (Part 2)

It’s National Diabetes Awareness Month (NDAM) and all month long we will be interviewing family and friends of those who have T1D, and what it’s like to live with them on a daily basis.  Today’s post is written by community member Betheny (BAM251A) who is a parent and spouse of a person with T1D. Today […]

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Friday Five Blog

The Friday Five, Oct. 11

Hi Everyone, Here is today’s Friday Five! Enjoy. T1D TuesdayThe Jack Pack was this week’s featured JDRF Walk to Cure Team on the #T1DTuesday Blog. See how 12 year old team captain Jack inspires his team and classmates to help them get more involved in fundraising for a cure! http://typeonenation.org/community_blogs/b/t1d_tuesday/archive/2013/10/07/jdrf-walk-team-spotlight-the-jack-pack.aspx Bullying and T1DHave you ever […]

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Advocacy Blog

Cameron a Promise Veteran #ThrowBackThursday

Cameron doesn’t need much in the way of an introduction, so without further ado, meet Cameron! Hi. My name is Cameron Crouse, I am a thirteen years years old and I live in Tuscaloosa, Alabama. I was diagnosed with type one diabetes (T1D) a month before my third birthday. After my diagnosis in May of […]

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Friday Five Blog

The Friday Five, Oct. 4

Hi Everyone! Here is the Friday Five for this week! Diabetes and Bullying?Have you or someone you know been a victim of bullying because of T1D? Please share your experience in the peer group. Depression?One of our members is looking for some peer support, if you can send a thoughtful note letting her know she […]

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T1D Tuesday

JDRF Walk Team Spolight: Brown Sugar

For the entire month of September, we are featuring the JDRF Walk to Cure Diabetes on our T1D Tuesday Blog! We will be interviewing Walk Team Captains from around the country, who will share their experiences on how they started their team and how they became successful at fundraising. Today meet JDRF Walk Team Captain, […]

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T1D Tuesday

JDRF Walk Team Spotlight: Maddi’s Misbehaving Pancreas

For the entire month of September, we are featuring the JDRF Walk to Cure Diabetes on our T1D Tuesday Blog! We will be interviewing Walk Team Captains from around the country, who will share their experiences on how they started their team and how they became successful at fundraising. Meet JDRF Walk Team Captain Caoilfhionn […]

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