Make Valentine’s Day Sweet

Make Valentine’s Day Sweet

Valentine’s Day is all about spoiling our loved ones.  Cards, flowers, gifts, and of course treats!  Use these resources to make Valentine’s Day less stressful and more SWEET for everyone, including anyone manging T1D. Valentine’s Day Carb Counts Valentine’s Day Gift Ideas Valentine Treat Ideas  

Spotlight on RIDE – Kate Durak

Kate Durak would say that she is not your typical long distance cyclist.  An avid spinner, Kate was no stranger to a bicycle, but didn’t have any experience with long distances on the open road.  However, she was intrigued by all she had heard about the Ride to Cure Diabetes and was ready for a […]

Unlocking a Combination Therapy for New Onset T1D

A new study is further assessing if a novel combination of drugs could help treat new onset type 1 diabetes University of Florida researchers are ready to launch a new clinical study to examine if a combination of two U.S Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approved drugs, antithymocyte globulin (ATG) and granulocyte colony stimulating factor […]

Common Winter Woes

Winter can be brutal for anyone in Northwest Ohio, but the cold temperatures can bring extra complications for those managing type 1 diabetes.  Check out this great article from dLife.  If you have any questions about any issues that may arise from cold weather, we have you covered.  From dry skin to cold feet and […]

Our #1 for January – William Beebe

William Beebe has been active with JDRF on many levels.  He has been team of a Walk Team, been a fierce advocate to Congress and has served in Children’s Congress.  The definition of a crusader is a person who campaigns vigorously for political, social, or religious change.  William received the chapter’s Cure Crusader award in […]

A song worth more than a listen

Korn releases exclusive download to benefit T1D research What can one voice raised against type 1 diabetes (T1D) do? If you’re Jonathan Davis, lead singer of acclaimed rock band Korn, one voice can reach millions to help people living with T1D. Jonathan’s young son, Zeppelin, was diagnosed with T1D just over a year ago, and […]

Advancing a Key Artificial Pancreas Technology

Stable liquid glucagon developed by JDRF partner Xeris evaluated in first clinical study The JDRF Artificial Pancreas (AP) project is focused on accelerating the development of commercially-viable AP systems that better mimic the biological function of the pancreas and reduce the daily burden of managing type 1 diabetes (T1D). To achieve this goal, JDRF funds […]