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11. Moms special day is right around the corner!

Mother’s Day is less than one week away and we’d like to wish a Happy Mother’s Day to all of the incredible moms that we come into contact with every day!


12. It’s National Volunteer Week!

This week is set aside each year to honour the extensive commitment and dedication our volunteers demonstrate through their continuous support. We are extremely thankful - because of your hard work JDRF is uniquely positioned to create a future without type 1 diabetes (T1D).


13. JDRF Advocacy Newsletter is online!

Want to learn more about how you can become an advocate for JDRF? Being a JDRF Advocate is easy and doesn’t require a lot of your time – which is the most important contribution you can make.


14. Lipohypertrophy, what's the big deal?

Well, besides having lumpy, “not-so-pretty”  areas on your body,  the main concern is that if you inject into a lipo, your insulin may not be absorbed the way it should be resulting in ups and downs in blood sugar control and the need for more insulin.


15. Lipohypertrophy, what the heck is it anyway?

Do you have diabetes? Do you take insulin? Do you have lipohypertrophy?


16. Lipo-What?

Lipohypertrophy - a very long word for a very common occurrence for those living with type 1 diabetes (T1D). Interested in learning more? Stay tuned and join JDRF Canada and BD for Lipohypertrophy Awareness Week from February 23-27 to learn more and even meet Lipo Larry! ...


17. JDRF CCTN has moved to jdrf.ca

We’re happy to announce that the JDRF Canadian Clinical Trial Network (CCTN) website has moved over to jdrf.ca! 


18. Welcome to 2015!

From all of us here at JDRF Canada, we’d like to wish you and your loved ones a very happy and prosperous New Year!


19. End the year off right and make an impact!

As 2014 comes to an end, help to make 2015 better for the 300,000 Canadians living with type 1 diabetes (T1D). By making a donation to JDRF, you will be supporting leading-edge research for all those living with T1D and its related complications.


20. Help Make A Difference in the Life of Someone Living With Type 1 Diabetes (T1D) This Holiday Season

This holiday season, the Garfinkle family wants to make a difference in the lives of those living with type 1 diabetes (T1D). They generously offered to match donations dollar for dollar up to $25,000. 


Lets turn type one into type none