When Kevin Wehrenberg became concerned about the media’s portrayal of type 1 diabetes (T1D) during the nomination of Supreme Court Justice Sonia Sotomayor, he contacted the Los Angeles Chapter, wanting to discuss the issue. The chapter’s executive director was impressed and soon asked Kevin to join the local Board.
When a seemingly healthy 14-year-old Mary Ellen “Meme” Falzone wasn’t feeling well, her family initially thought she had the flu. One of her two sisters had just recovered from the flu, so it seemed likely the active Toledo teen had it, too. But Meme had Type 1 diabetes, also known as juvenile diabetes or insulin-dependent […]
Final voting is open now through May 28, 2013, 12 PM EDT! Do you share our need for speed in type 1 diabetes (T1D) research progress? Then vote for one of the 10 finalists in the 2013 Our Everyday Heroes Race Car Design Contest, hosted by Ford Customer Service Division (FCSD). From now until May […]