JDRF 101: Type 1 Diabetes

Can you really tell the difference from one Type 1 kid from another? Probably not. Type 1 kids are just like any other kid but on the inside their pancreas is not producing insulin to change the sugar in their blood into energy.

Watch as these amazing Type 1 kids and teens describe the signs, symptoms, and treatment of their diabetes. Let’s raise awareness to find a cure to Type 1 diabetes!

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The Diabetes Site is a place where people can come together to help those whose lives have been affected by diabetes. In addition to sharing inspiring stories, shopping for the cause, and signing petitions, visitors can take just a moment each day to c lick on the red button to provide much-needed support for diabetes research. Visit The Diabetes Site and click today - it's free!