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There are 8 item(s) tagged with the keyword "National Diabetes Awareness Month".

1. Toronto Blue Jay, Mark Lowe – T1D Looks Like Me

Toronto Blue Jay, Mark Lowe – T1D Looks Like Me  This fall, JDRF Canada had the pleasure of sitting down with Toronto Blue Jays relief pitcher Mark Lowe to talk to him about his experience as a high performance athlete living with type 1 diabetes (T1D), his time in Toronto and the ...


2. NDAM 2015: T1D Looks Like Me

National Diabetes Awareness Month (NDAM) ,November, represents a time where we celebrate all the remarkable achievements we’ve made in research and how lives are being improved. But it’s also a time where we need to reflect and recognize that there is a lot more work to be done.


3. JDRF Has a New and Improved Adult T1D Toolkit

JDRF Canada announces the release of the new and improved Adult T1D Toolkit. This Toolkit has been created to assist adults transitioning to self-management of the disease as well as newly diagnosed adults who may be starting out on a new and unfamiliar road.


4. November 14 is World Diabetes Day

Millions of people around the world unite and celebrate on November 14 in honour of World Diabetes Day (WDD). WDD is a day created to draw awareness to the growing concerns surrounding diabetes and the escalating health threat it poses.


5. JDRF in the Globe and Mail, November 7, 2013: Advances in type 1 diabetes (T1D) treatments making difference for family facing a double challenge.

JDRF profiles a family living with T1D; discusses diabetes in Canada; and how JDRF-funded research is making a difference.


6. Shocking Statements About Diabetes

In grade 9 gym class, my physical education instructor was teaching a lesson on pregnancy. It was the kind of lesson where every student is on edge listening carefully to this all-new and exciting information. But I wasn’t expecting to hear anything like this:


7. Dave Prowten, President and CEO of JDRF Canada, Invites You to Join Us this National Diabetes Awareness Month.

November 1st marks the beginning of National Diabetes Awareness Month (NDAM), a month where millions of people unite to bring awareness to diabetes and the need for a cure.


8. JDRF Launches 2nd Annual Video Contest in Celebration of National Diabetes Awareness Month

TORONTO, Ontario (November 1, 2009) - Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation (JDRF), the world's leading charitable funder and advocate of type 1 (juvenile) diabetes research, is celebrating National Diabetes Awareness Month this November by launching its second annual JDRF Video Contest.


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