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JDRF launches video series to explain type 1 tech
Type 1 diabetes charity JDRF has launched a series of animated videos to explain the features and benefits of type 1 technology and devices.Read more
Draft NICE guidelines propose wider access to glucose monitoring tech
JDRF is delighted that NICE has published draft guidelines recommending that all adults with type 1 should be offered a choice of flash or CGM.Read more
JDRF calls for AstraZeneca to explain type 1 diabetes drug withdrawal
JDRF is calling for AstraZeneca to explain why dapagliflozin has been withdrawn for treating people with type 1 diabetes.Read more
Report reveals Covid pandemic’s impact on people with type 1 diabetes
A new JDRF report finds almost one in two UK adults with type 1 diabetes believe the Covid pandemic is likely to have a long-term impact on their life with the condition.Read more
Type 1 diabetes research progress: New stem cell therapy can reduce need for insulin by 91%
The first person to receive a new stem cell-derived therapy for type 1 diabetes, VX-880, has been found to need 91% less daily insulin 90 days after receiving just half the target dose.Read more
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