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11. T1D Rise Among Youth Highlights the Importance of Renewed Research Funding

In June, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and the National Institutes of Health (NIH) released results from their latest SEARCH for Diabetes in Youth study. The data revealed a 23 percent growth in type 1 diabetes (T1D) prevalence, between 2001 and 2009, in Americans under age 20. ...


12. Grassroots Advocacy

Every day, JDRF Advocacy brings together people who have diabetes, or a connection to someone with diabetes, and are interested in making their voices heard.


13. JDRF Applauds Congress for Passage of $300 Million for Type 1 Diabetes Research

NEW YORK, Dec. 9, 2010 -- "Today Congress passed a multi-year renewal of the Special Diabetes Program (SDP), ensuring that studies on promising diabetes treatments and avenues toward a cure continue uninterrupted. As the father of a son living with type 1 diabetes, and as CEO of JDRF, one of the ...


Lets turn type one into type none