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1. I Ride for a Cure for my Daughter

I participated a second year and heard another story which also broke my heart. I kept raising money and was thankful all my children were healthy. Then, in February 2011, out of the blue, my daughter Charlotte was diagnosed with T1D and our lives changed. 

2. JDRF Youth Ambassador Carries Torch Before 2012 Olympic Games in London

New York, NY, July 27, 2012 - JDRF is excited to have taken part in one of the most celebrated traditions in sports this morning. 13-year old Cara Dartnell-Steinberg of London carried the Olympic torch only hours before it arrives at tonight's opening ceremony of the 2012 Summer Olympic Games. Cara ...

3. Learning to survive, and thrive

Six-year-old with Type 1 diabetes forced to grow up quickly in order to deal with daily responsibility of living with lifelong disease.

4. Championing The Fight Against Diabetes - By Kym Geddes, Chum FM News

November 14th is World Diabetes Day. It is a day to raise awareness and champion the fight against the growing health epidemic. More than 9 million Canadians live with diabetes or prediabetes. One of those people is Halle Stasyna. The 13 year old knows first hand what it's like to live with diabetes. ...

Lets turn type one into type none