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JDRF President Her Royal Highness Meets Children Living with Type 1 Diabetes and Actor Jeremy Irvine

JDRF United Kingdom (UK) announced that its president, Her Royal Highness The Duchess of Cornwall, spent a day at the University College London Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust (UCLH)-one of the UK's leading institutions for insulin pump therapy-to meet with children living with type 1 diabetes (T1D) ...


GI tract bacteria may protect against autoimmune disease?

TORONTO – Early life exposure to normal bacteria of the GI tract (gut microbes) protects against autoimmune disease in mice, according to research published on-line in the January 17 edition of Science. The study may also have uncovered reasons why females are at greater risk of autoimmune ...


Government of Alberta Working on Implementing a Provincial Plan to Fund Insulin Pumps for Individuals Living with Type 1 Diabetes

Toronto (January 10,2013) –As part of the 2012 Alberta provincial election, Alison Redford and the Progressive Conservative Party  proclaimed their support for an Insulin Pump Program for Albertans living with type 1 diabetes (T1D). JDRF is pleased to see the Government of Alberta working ...


Tandem Diabetes Care Announces Partnership with JDRF to Develop Novel Dual-Chamber Infusion Pump

SAN DIEGO, January 8, 2013-Tandem Diabetes Care, Inc. ("Tandem") announced today a partnership with JDRF, the leading global organization focused on type 1 diabetes (T1D) research, to develop a first-of-its-kind, dual-chamber infusion pump for the management of diabetes. The partnership agreement ...


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