Scholarships for those with Diabetes

Every year thousands of students managing type 1 diabetes go to college.  Here are some resources to help those students find scholarships and other resources to make college a little easier. JDRF is funding four scholarships for those outstanding college students managing type 1 diabetes.: The JDRF Medical/Research Scholarship ($1,000) will be awarded to a student […]

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  

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 […]

Let’s Talk Turkey

A holiday centered around food could be a nightmare for anyone managing T1D. To help you navigate the coming food-filled holiday, we found a couple interesting articles.  First, there is a list of Dos and Don’ts that could make the holiday season a little smoother. Thanksgiving can also be a time when you can educate […]

Pregnancy Tool Kit Now Available!

The JDRF Pregnancy Toolkit was created to fill a gap in resources for those with type 1 diabetes (T1D) who are pregnant or planning for a pregnancy. This guide explains T1D management goals for pregnancy and reviews how to obtain the best possible support from healthcare providers at every stage. The Pregnancy Toolkit includes: • Tools to […]

Introducing TypeOneNation!

We are proud to announce that the JDRF Online Community, has been rebranded as  The new site includes a Calendar feature; JDRF Chapter Look-Up; a new Facebook page; and a new @typeonenation twitter handle.  A special thank you to our Industry Partner, Novo Nordisk, for their grant funding.  Check out the new website today!