Type 1 Diabetes

Moving From Risk-Based to Population-Level Screening in T1D?

April 15th 2021, 3:39am

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While clinical trials have screened people with family risk of type 1 diabetes for many years, population-level screening for autoantibodies is not the norm.

Assessing Immunoglobulin Deficiencies Among Pediatric Patients With T1D

April 12th 2021, 7:30pm

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Deficiencies in immunoglobulin levels frequently coexist with type 1 diabetes (T1D) in pediatric patients according to new study results.

Understanding the Connected Nature of Type 1 Diabetes, Other Autoimmune Diseases

April 6th 2021, 9:52pm

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The research, funded in part by the JDRF, springs from the fact that autoimmune diseases are increasing worldwide, and are rising faster among Black and Hispanic youth.

Trial Analyzes Impacts of Nutrition Education Programs on Patients With T1D

April 5th 2021, 5:05pm

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Researchers analyzed the impacts of different nutritional education programs among patients with type 1 diabetes (T1D).

Genetic Link Connects Type 1 Diabetes, Autoimmune Thyroid Disease; Testing Urged

April 1st 2021, 6:09pm

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Authors of a review article explore the role of HLA antigens in type 1 diabetes and autoimmune thyroid disease.

What We’re Reading: Millions of J&J Vaccines Spoiled; T1D Added to CDC Morbidity List; COVID-19 Organ Damage

April 1st 2021, 2:12pm

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Millions of Johnson & Johnson vaccines spoiled at a Baltimore production plant; CDC adds type 1 diabetes as a comorbidity increasing risk of severe COVID-19; study finds high rates of organ failure among patients with COVID-19 discharged from hospitals.

COVID-19 Poses Significant Risks to Children With Poorly Controlled T1D

March 20th 2021, 8:00pm

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Pediatric patients with poorly controlled type 1 diabetes have a 10 times greater risk of complications and death from COVID-19 compared with children whose diabetes is well controlled, according to new research.

Study Highlights Racial Disparities in T1D Pediatric Population

November 26th 2020, 2:00pm

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Regardless of insurance status, racial disparities in technology use and diabetes outcomes persist in children with type 1 diabetes (T1D), according to a recent study.

Study Highlights Prevalence of Comorbid Autoimmune Diseases, T1D in Pediatric Populations

September 9th 2020, 6:30pm

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In recent years, the number of children diagnosed with additional autoimmune diseases accompanying type 1 diabetes (T1D) has increased, according to a study published in Frontiers in Endocrinology.

Lessons From a 25-Year Study of Type 1 Diabetes

March 12th 2020, 12:34am

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From funding innovative research to advocating for government action to providing a support structure for our community, no other organization does more to fight type 1 diabetes (T1D) than JDRF.