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JDRF Applauds the Government of Saskatchewan for Enhancing Support for Individuals Living with Diabetes

TORONTO (December 14, 2011) – JDRF applauds the Government of Saskatchewan for following through on its commitment to provide additional support for individuals living with diabetes.


JDRF Applauds the Government of Canada’s CANRISK Questionnaire

TORONTO (November 14, 2011) – As a member of the Diabetes Partnership developed as a result of the Canadian Diabetes Strategy (CDS), JDRF applauds the Government of Canada’s announcement on the release of the Canadian Diabetes Risk Questionnaire (CANRISK). CANRISK will expand the reach of ...


JDRF applauds the Government of Canada for its commitment to Canadians living with diabetes

TORONTO (November 1, 2011) – As a member of the Diabetes Partnership developed as a result of the Canadian Diabetes Strategy (CDS), JDRF applauds the Government of Canada’s announcement of funding for 37 new community-based projects to support Canadians who live with diabetes and its complications. ...


A United Voice in Search for a Cure - An Experience of a Lifetime!

Myriam Paquin Individual living with type 1 diabetes, JDRF Ambassador My name is Myriam Paquin and I was selected to be JDRF Canada’s delegate to attend JDRF International’s Children’s Congress which took place in Washington. D.C.


JDRF launches Clinical Trial Network Centre at University of Waterloo

Waterloo, ON (March 8, 2010) — Southern Ontario is one step closer to becoming a world-class hub for diabetes research. Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation Canada (JDRF) announced today that the University of Waterloo, in alliance with McMaster University, will serve as the Centre for its Clinical ...


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