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Juvenile Diabetes

An Important Talk About The Importance Of Diabetes Awareness

Gabrielle Pfeiffer | Posted 09.20.2016 | Healthy Living
Gabrielle Pfeiffer

A spokesperson from Diabetes Research Connection has agreed to answer some questions regarding Type 1 diabetes and the research that is being conducted to understand this autoimmune disease more.

How I Struggled as a Teen With Diabetes

Brittany Gilleland | Posted 04.20.2017 | Healthy Living
Brittany Gilleland

My teenage years were a struggle, to say the least. I was a typical teenager, combating hormones, stress from school, and lack of self-confidence. Then throw diabetes into the mix, and you have yourself a world full of trouble.

The Sunday Series (98), with Mark Brodinsky

Mark Brodinsky | Posted 03.02.2017 | GPS for the Soul
Mark Brodinsky

The Sunday Series (98): This One's For The Girls Turn your magic on, to me she'd say, Everything you want's a dream away. Under this pressure, unde...

Why Coping With Illness Needs To Be A Family Affair

Stephanie Bender | Posted 10.10.2016 | Fifty
Stephanie Bender

Soon after Cade was diagnosed, all of my efforts to present a compelling argument, trying to convince him that needles didn't hurt that much, were falling on deaf ears. My adult, persuasive attempt was a miserable failure! The next strategy included an offer for Cade to give me a shot before I gave him one. His initial reaction was one of surprise accompanied by doubt.

Austin Basis of 'Beauty and the Beast' - Bouncer, Mets Fan, Actor - Part II

Ilana Rapp | Posted 09.13.2016 | Entertainment
Ilana Rapp

We tackled some heavy and fun stuff in Part II of my interview with Austin Basis. Now for Part II.

Austin Basis of 'Beauty and the Beast' Has Lived with Type 1 Diabetes Since Childhood - Part I

Ilana Rapp | Posted 09.13.2016 | Entertainment
Ilana Rapp

Looking at Austin Basis' picture makes me smile, laugh and laugh some more. And while Austin is definitely a lighthearted guy, there's a serious side to him.

Stop Telling Me How to Manage My Diabetes!

Peg Abernathy | Posted 06.09.2016 | Healthy Living
Peg Abernathy

I won't accept diabetes bullying from a doctor or a corporate agenda so why would I accept being bullied into someone else's treatment modality by one of my own diabetes tribe members? All I know is what works for me personally. Living with and dealing with diabetes is hard enough. We don't need an army of our peers coming after us with guns blazing. So back off.

3 Ways Yoga and Meditation Can Help Diabetes

Elaine Gavalas | Posted 06.13.2015 | Healthy Living
Elaine Gavalas

The recent "Egg Crack Challenge" has gone viral to raise money and awareness for juvenile diabetes research. Another way to help prevent and reduce diabetes symptoms is to practice yoga and meditation.

My Name Is Liddy, and I'm a Type 1 Diabetic

Liddy Huntsman | Posted 01.23.2014 | Healthy Living
Liddy Huntsman

For 18 years of my life, I was embarrassed to admit I was a Type 1 diabetic. I was embarrassed to admit I was different from everyone I went to school with. I was embarrassed I had to eat or drink juice in front of peers when the time didn't permit.

Transforming Lives Through Diabetes Research

Jeffrey Brewer | Posted 09.09.2013 | Impact
Jeffrey Brewer

This is an exciting time in diabetes research, with the SDP resulting in potential therapies that could transform millions of lives and improve the fiscal health of our nation. We cannot afford to stop now.

TD1: Juvenile Diabetes on the Rise Is Not So Sweet!

Alexandra Holzer | Posted 06.27.2012 | Impact
Alexandra Holzer

Together, we can find solutions. Together, we can find the cure for juvenile diabetes.

Challenges of Juvenile Diabetes in India

Dinkar Jain | Posted 03.19.2012 | World
Dinkar Jain

While juvenile diabetes has many shared challenges across nations -- patients need to mathematically coordinate exercise, insulin, and diet -- there are a few behaviors that make advising patients with juvenile diabetes in India more challenging

KFC Doesn't Give A Cluck About Juvenile Diabetes

Joe Waters | Posted 08.13.2011 | Impact
Joe Waters

I just can't understand what Kentucky Fried Chicken is thinking with its latest cause marketing program.

A Taste of Sugar - A Benefit for Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation

Julie Spira | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Julie Spira

Ask boxing champion Sugar Ray Leonard why he supports the Juvenile Diabetes Research Fund and he'll tell you, "When I select an opponent, I won't stop...

Family Values, American Style

Tom Gabbay | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Tom Gabbay

I've lived in Europe for 20 years; my son has had juvenile diabetes for seven of those. The cost of all that health care over seven years: zero. I've seen the European system up close -- it works.