JDRF Blog

JDRF Blog

Information on research, events, activities, and news from the T1D community across Canada. 

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New test offers better insight into genetic risk of type 1 diabetes in people of African descent

Recently, a team of researchers in the United States developed a test to identify individuals of African descent who are more likely to get the diseas...

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OHIP+: What does it mean for Canadians with type 1 diabetes?

OHIP+: What does it mean for Canadians with type 1 diabetes?

Great news for Ontario youth! Insulin, diabetes test strips and other prescriptions are now free for Ontarians who are 24 and under.


Join team JDRF in Ottawa this October!

Join team JDRF in Ottawa this October!

We're opening submissions for Kids for a Cure 2018, an exciting advocacy initiative in which JDRF gets youth from across Canada together to impact the future of diabetes research.


Lets turn type one into type none