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1. Fighting for her freedom. Fighting for her insulin pump.

24-year old Jessica Williams, a long-time JDRF volunteer turned JDRF staff member who has been living with type 1 diabetes (T1D) for 14 years now, is focused on enjoying her life as much as she can. She credits the freedom she has to her insulin pump but keeping both has been a battle.


2. JDRF Announces Two Partnerships to Develop Stable, Pumpable Glucagon to Support Advanced Generation Artificial Pancreas Systems

JDRF announced today partnerships with both Xeris Pharmaceuticals, Inc., and LATITUDE Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (LPI), to support the development soluble glucagon formulations—an important step toward the advancement of future generation, fully automated and multi-hormonal...


3. JDRF Applauds the Government of Nova Scotia's Commitment in Funding an Insulin Pump Program for Nova Scotians Living with Type 1 Diabetes

TORONTO (April 4, 2013) – JDRF applauds the Government of Nova Scotia’s commitment in the 2013 Provincial Budget to fund an insulin pump program for eligible Nova Scotians living with type 1 diabetes (T1D).  


4. JDRF Applauds the Government of Nova Scotia’s Commitment in Funding an Insulin Pump Program for Nova Scotians Living with Type 1 Diabetes

TORONTO (April 4, 2013) – JDRF applauds the Government of Nova Scotia’s commitment in the 2013 Provincial Budget to fund an insulin pump program for eligible Nova Scotians living with type 1 diabetes (T1D).  


5. JDRF Applauds the Government of Nova Scotia's Commitment in Funding an Insulin Pump Program for Nova Scotians Living with Type 1 Diabetes

TORONTO (April 4, 2013) – JDRF applauds the Government of Nova Scotia’s commitment in the 2013 Provincial Budget to fund an insulin pump program for eligible Nova Scotians living with type 1 diabetes (T1D).  


6. JDRF Applauds the Government of Alberta’s Commitment in Funding an Insulin Pump Program for Albertans Living with Type 1 Diabetes

TORONTO (March 8, 2013) – JDRF applauds the Government of Alberta’s commitment in the 2013 Provincial Budget to fund an insulin pump program for eligible Albertans living with type 1 diabetes (T1D).


7. JDRF Applauds the Government of Alberta's Commitment in Funding an Insulin Pump Program for Albertans Living with Type 1 Diabetes

TORONTO (March 8, 2013) – JDRF applauds the Government of Alberta’s commitment in the 2013 Provincial Budget to fund an insulin pump program for eligible Albertans living with type 1 diabetes (T1D).


8. Increased Support for Type 1 Diabetes

Edmonton (April 18, 2012) – With the Alberta 2012 Provincial Election underway, various Political Parties in the upcoming election are creating awareness around type 1 diabetes (T1D), its complications and the management of the disease.


9. JDRF Applauds the Government of Manitoba

Insulin pump technology provides precise insulin delivery continuously day and night, helping individuals maintain glucose levels between meals, during exercise and overnight. Studies have shown that people living with type 1 diabetes who use insulin pump therapy experience fewer complications and l...


10. Response to Government of Nova Scotia’s Decision to Not Cover Insulin Pumps

December 15, 2011 – It is unfortunate for the thousands of people with diabetes in the province who require insulin pumps and their families that the government has decided not to extend public funding for an insulin pump program. Studies have shown that people living with type 1 diabetes that...


Lets turn type one into type none