July 10, 2013

What an amazing week.  More than 160 children and teenagers from throughout the U.S., and several from around the world, converged in Washington, D.C., from July 8-10, for the JDRF 2013 Children’s Congress, the largest grassroots advocacy event focused on type 1 diabetes (T1D).  Read our Wrap-Up Blog with News Clips.

July 8, 2013

Independence Day fireworks have all burned down, but JDRF is amping up the excitement! JDRF Children’s Congress, our flagship advocacy event, takes place in Washington, D.C., next week. This biennial event—now one of the largest of its kind—was first held in 1999. This year, it will take Capitol Hill by storm July 8 to 10. This […]

June 26, 2013

  Dear Parents, This coming school year, I’ll be a senior―and then it’s off to college. All parents worry about their kids. A parent of a kid with type 1 diabetes (T1D) finds an apartment within a one-mile radius of his or her child. But parents, as hard as it is, you eventually have to let […]

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