Latest Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation Stories

2011-05-15 14:54:00

SEATTLE, May 15, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- On Sunday, May 15, thousands of runners, walkers and all manner of fleet footed fundraisers in the fight against diabetes gathered at University of Washington's Husky Stadium to participate in the 29th Annual Nordstrom Beat the Bridge to Beat Diabetes event which benefits the Northwest chapter of the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation (JDRF).

2011-05-11 08:00:00

WEST CHESTER, Pa., May 11, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Animas Corporation and LifeScan, Inc., both members of the Johnson & Johnson Family of Diabetes Companies, today announced plans to further build upon their existing collaborative efforts to co-develop and market innovative new products and tools for people living with diabetes.

2011-05-10 07:00:00

NEW YORK and SAN DIEGO, May 10, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation (JDRF) and Amylin Pharmaceuticals, Inc.

2011-05-06 00:00:31

Type 1 diabetes social network for JDRF launches with new features. New York, NY (PRWEB) May 05, 2011 BlippMedia is making major changes to its already established Juvenation.org online health community.

2011-04-25 14:07:56

Decreasing blood levels of a protein that helps control inflammation may be a red flag that could help children avoid type 1 diabetes, researchers say.

2011-04-13 05:30:00

RICHMOND, Va., April 13, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Richmond surgeon, Dr. Stewart O'Keefe, was recently elected as president of the Central Virginia Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation's Board of Directors. As a Retina Surgeon at Retina Institute of Virginia (RIV) and Stony Point Surgery Center, Dr.

2011-04-01 10:46:00

CHARLOTTE, N.C., April 1, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Lance® Sandwich Crackers is partnering with the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation (JDRF) to support the organization's efforts to find better treatments and a cure for type 1 diabetes.

2011-01-27 06:00:00

The number of diabetics in the United States has grown to almost 26 million, an increase of 10 percent since 2008.

2011-01-27 00:02:58

People will pack the Empire Mall this weekend to take part in the JDRF Walk to Cure Diabetes. With more than 80 teams signed up, walkers will come from across the state to participate in the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation’s annual event.

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