Investigating the Role of Regulatory T Cells in T1D

A video explains a potential new immune therapy in the words of the T1D investigator and one of the clinical study participants JDRF Research in the Field spoke to the lead investigator, Dr. Stephen Gitelman at the University of California San Francisco’s Children’s Hospital, who enrolled 14 people recently diagnosed with Type 1 Diabetes (T1D) […]

You Can Aspire to Find a Cure

You Can Aspire to Find a Cure

Aspire Beverage will donate 10₵ to JDRF per bottle purchased between February 21 – March 21 at any Target, Lunds &Byerly’s or Cub Foods! And how about a bonus: save $ by getting your coupon for your Aspire beverage here!

JDRF Ride to Cure Diabetes Information Night

When cycling and charity combine….magic happens! YOU are invited for complimentary appetizers and to learn more about the Ride to Cure Diabetes program and meet other riders. The ride provides a fun-filled weekend that brings together riders from around the world to raise funds for type 1 diabetes (T1D) research. Whatever your skill level, we […]

Adults Night Out in Sioux Falls

Adults Night Out in Sioux Falls

This is a wonderful opportunity to casually connect with adults with T1D and families who have a child with T1D. Enjoy great conversation, camaraderie, and support! We hope you’ll join us!* Our next meeting will be Saturday, April 11th at 5:30 pm, Tre’, 601 W 33rd, Sioux Falls.  Please contact our Volunteer Leader, Louise Peterson, with […]

Our Advocates at Work

Our Advocates at Work

    On February 16, Shelly Page of the grassroots leadership team led a New Member Meeting with MN District 6 Representative, Tom Emmer. The goal of this meeting was to educate the newly elected member of the basics of JDRF as an organization as well as the opportunity for the Representative to meet several […]

JDRF One Walk: Thank You for Another Great Year

The JDRF One Walk was held on Saturday, February 21st. It was an incredible day where the JDRF community came together to celebrate our fundraising success and the advancements JDRF is making toward turning Type One into Type None. But we aren’t done. We are going to ask you to keep asking and keep fundraising […]

Next-Generation Artificial Pancreas System Launches

Medtronic’s New MiniMed®640G Artificial Pancreas System Predicts and Helps Prevent Deadly Low Glucose Emergencies A four year-old Australian boy with type 1 diabetes (T1D) is the first person to use a groundbreaking commercial artificial pancreas system that can predict and automatically prevent low blood-glucose emergencies. Medtronic’s MiniMed® 640G is an insulin pump/continuous glucose monitor combination […]