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There are 5 item(s) tagged with the keyword "pregnancy".

1. JDRF in the Globe and Mail, November 5, 2014: Improving the odds for expectant mothers

JDRF showcases advancements in T1D pregnancy care; highlighting JDRF CCTN and the CONCEPTT Trial, and exploring the challenges of managing T1D through pregnancy.


2. Pregnancy & T1D: Laura's Story P.3

In this three part series, we ask Laura all about her experience with pregnancy. From family planning to managing her T1D, Laura shares her experience with us.


3. Pregnancy & T1D: Laura's Story Part. 1

JDRF employee, Laura Ciccarelli, was one of the many amazing women to participate in the creation of the JDRF Pregnancy Toolkit. Laura was diagnosed with type 1 diabetes (T1D) when she was 13 years old.


4. JDRF in the Globe and Mail, November 28, 2013: Paving the way for healthier T1D pregnancies

JDRF showcases advancements in T1D pregnancy care; highlighting JDRF CCTN and the CONCEPTT Trial, and exploring the challenges of managing T1D through pregnancy with JDRF supporter Vanessa Oliver.


5. Researchers Discover How Insulin-Producing Cells Increase during Pregnancy

NEW YORK, June 27, 2010 - Researchers funded by JDRF have discovered that the hormone, serotonin, may be involved in the increase of insulin-producing beta cells during pregnancy.  The findings reveal one of the mechanisms underlying beta cell expansion during pregnancy, and are the latest advances ...


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