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The Bionic Pancreas: Help for Type 1 Diabetes

Posted by Cherese Jackson on July 18, 2013 - Category: Diabetes Management
The Bionic Pancreas is coming soon. It’s the development of a drug delivery device that responds to glucose concentrations to automatically avoid both high and low blood glucose, Read More »
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JDRF's 2013 Children's Congress Delegates

Posted by JDRF on June 29, 2013 - Category: Institutions
Meet JDRF's 2013 Children's Congress Delegates!
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Breakthrough ‘reverse’ vaccine may help combat Type 1 diabetes

Posted by Loren Grush on June 26, 2013 - Category: Medical
In a breakthrough clinical trial, Stanford University researchers have created a never-before-seen vaccine that utilizes modified DNA to shut down specific sections of the immune system.

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April Newsletter

Posted by Natalie on May 24, 2013 - Category: PDK News & Notes Newsletter
Here's our April e-newsletter for the family and friends of Parenting Diabetic Kids.com. Once on the website, if you haven't signed up or receive one, sign up at the top of the page.
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Beyond Insulin: What Should You Know?

Posted by Lindsey Bewley McCann on May 21, 2013 - Category: Institutions
When most people with type 1 diabetes (T1D) think about hormones, insulin is usually the first one that comes to mind—people with T1D use it daily to survive. But it takes more than just insulin to regulate blood-glucose levels.
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February/March Newsletter

Posted by Natalie on March 27, 2013 - Category: PDK News & Notes Newsletter
Here's our February/March e-newsletter for the family and friends of Parenting Diabetic Kids.com. Once on the website, if you haven't signed up or receive one, sign up at the top of the page.
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New Hope For A Type 1 Diabetes Cure

Posted by Nightly News on March 22, 2013 - Category: Medical
Scientists have cured Type 1 diabetes in lab mice using drugs already on the market to treat cancer, a development that could have enormous implications for the more than one million diabetics in the U.S. NBC's Robert Bazell reports.

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DRI’s BioHub May Cure Type 1 Diabetes

Posted by A Sweet Life/Huffington Post on March 6, 2013 - Category: Medical
Scientists at the renowned Diabetes Research Institute (DRI) at the University of Miami may be just five to seven years away from curing Type 1 diabetes. The institute is taking quick and dramatic steps toward what may finally be a biological cure for type 1 diabetes, the DRI BioHub.

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Diabetes Device

Posted by ABC News on January 30, 2013 - Category: Diabetes Management
Great report out of Philadelphia on the Artificial Pancreas! Read More »
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January Newsletter

Posted by Natalie on January 30, 2013 - Category: PDK News & Notes Newsletter
Here's our January e-newsletter for the family and friends of Parenting Diabetic Kids.com. Once on the website, if you haven't signed up or receive one, sign up at the top of the page.
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