• Diabetes: Changing the Conversation, Reaping the Rewards

    Diabetes: Changing the Conversation, Reaping the Rewards

    We’re proud to launch our new initiative, In It Together, in conjunction with John Hancock Life Insurance, to celebrate people living with type 2 diabetes and the actions they take to lead healthy and fulfilling […]

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  • Diagnosis, Education and Planning: Karrie’s Type 2 Diabetes Story

    Diagnosis, Education and Planning: Karrie’s Type 2 Diabetes Story

    When Karrie was diagnosed with type 2 diabetes in 2004, she was not only afraid, but also unsure of how her life was going to be affected despite having a family history of diabetes. She […]

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  • Team Tackle Member KJ Dillon Shares His T1D Story

    Team Tackle Member KJ Dillon Shares His T1D Story

    At this year’s annual Friends for Life Children with Diabetes conference in Orlando, Florida, Crystal Jackson, director of our Safe at School program, spoke with KJ Dillon, a member of our Team Tackle initiative and […]

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  • Update on Senate Healthcare Bill

    Update on Senate Healthcare Bill

    Since passage of the American Health Care Act (AHCA) in the House, all eyes have been on the Senate as they consider legislation to repeal the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (ACA). As you […]

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  • Updates from Our 77th Scientific Sessions

    Updates from Our 77th Scientific Sessions

    Now in its 77th year, the American Diabetes Association’s Scientific Sessions brings together the world’s best and brightest minds to share cutting-edge research on nearly every aspect of diabetes. This year, the convention runs from […]

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  • 4 Things to Know About ACA Repeal and Diabetes

    4 Things to Know About ACA Repeal and Diabetes

    Over the past several months, all eyes have been on Congress and the White House, as debate has swirled around the repeal and replacement of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (ACA). As advocates […]

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  • #ThisIsDiabetes on Capitol Hill

    #ThisIsDiabetes on Capitol Hill

    We brought more than 180 advocates from 34 states to Washington, D.C. on Wednesday, March 29 through Friday, March 31 for our 2017 Call to Congress. The group included adults and children living with diabetes, family […]

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  • TeamingUP for Diabetes

    When we launched The DX: The Diabetes Experience in 2012, we had a very clear vision in mind: to build a place where people whose lives are touched by diabetes may be informed, inspired and empowered. […]

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  • “These Kids Are Just Like Me!”

    “These Kids Are Just Like Me!”

    Since 1949, the American Diabetes Association® has been and continues to be the largest provider of camps for children living with diabetes in the world. Our nationwide camps enable kids with diabetes to just be […]

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  • Your Rights, One Voice: Mason’s Story

    Your Rights, One Voice: Mason’s Story

    As a parent, you want the best for your child, from health care to home life to education. Raising a child with type 1 diabetes can make the stakes higher—even when everything is going well. […]

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