• An All-Star Restaurant Idea, Inspired by Diabetes

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  • Getting to Know JDRF CEO Derek Rapp   

    He’s the CEO who poses for his official photo with the organization’s teddy bear mascot. You’ll find him out on a bike ride 100 miles through Death Valley side by side with advocates. He loves […]

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  • “This Is Our Life. This Is Diabetes.”

    “This Is Our Life. This Is Diabetes.”

    Robin developed gestational diabetes while pregnant, but her doctors thought it would go away after her son was born. When she returned to the doctor weeks, months and then years after her delivery, she was […]

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  • Metabolism and Diabetes

    Many of us have heard rumors about the people who say they can chow down something like an entire pint of mint chocolate chip ice cream without gaining an ounce of weight. Often they claim […]

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  • 25 Legends: Eric Wicklund

    25 Legends: Eric Wicklund

    This year marks the 25th anniversary of two American Diabetes Association® signature fundraising events—Step Out Walk to Stop Diabetes® and Tour de Cure®. Every dollar raised at these events supports people living with diabetes and […]

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  • This is Christina. This Is Diabetes

    This is Christina. This Is Diabetes

    Christina thrives on a busy, on-the-go lifestyle. But because of her schedule and frequent business travel away from her home in Seattle, her eating habits were often sporadic. “I would eat whatever was convenient, whether […]

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  • Diabetes-Inspired Gifts: Not Just for Kids

    Diabetes-Inspired Gifts: Not Just for Kids

    Cyber Monday means the holiday season is fast approaching. Have you wished you could find that special gift for a loved one, family member or friend living with diabetes? Here are some unique ideas ranging […]

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  • “This Is My Truth. This Is Diabetes.”

    “This Is My Truth. This Is Diabetes.”

    When you ask Jessica where “home” is, she pictures the Indian reservation in upstate New York where her parents are from. Jessica’s family is part of the Haudenosaunee—the people of the longhouses—where entire family units […]

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  • In Their Own Words: Diabetes and Gratitude

    In Their Own Words: Diabetes and Gratitude

      ’Tis the season to take stock, give thanks, and pay tribute to the things we’re grateful for in life. For some folks touched by type 1 or type 2 diabetes, Thanksgiving may take on […]

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  • “This Is Role Reversal. This Is Diabetes.”

    “This Is Role Reversal. This Is Diabetes.”

    Guadalupe has 10 brothers and sisters. Thinking back on his childhood, he remembers his father, an immigrant from Mexico, working long hours every day of the week to pick produce like tomatoes, peaches and apricots […]

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