Everyone Should Have the Best Diabetes Technologies

Read Annika’s bio I’ve known diabetes all of my life… I was diagnosed with type 1 diabetes (T1D) in 2006 when I was seven years old and my little brother was diagnosed in 2009 when he was 22 months old. Our grandpa also has T1D. When he was diagnosed in 1957 at the age of […]

2015 JDRF One Walk

Join us for the 2015 JDRF One Walk on Saturday, August 15th at the Lewis & Clark Landing. Check-in: 8:00 a.m.; Walk Start: 9:00 a.m. Steps to Successful Fundraising: 1. Register at walk.jdrf.org/omaha 2. Set an inspiring fundraising goal and make a personal donation to motivate your team members 3. Tell your story and let people […]

JDRF & the Omaha Storm Chasers

Tailgate & JDRF Night with the Omaha Storm Chasers Head to the ballpark! On Thursday, July 23rd JDRF will be featured as the Community Organization of the Night at Werner Park. Watch the Omaha Storm Chasers take on Oklahoma City at 7:05pm. Before the game, Wayne Bena will be hosting a tailgate for individuals living with […]

2015 JDRF Children’s Congress Delegates

Delegates to JDRF’s 2015 Children’s Congress enjoy a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to tell Members of Congress what it’s like to live with type 1 diabetes (T1D)—and why funding for research is so important. They serve as a voice for the millions of children and adults who must live with the burden of T1D every day until […]

2015 JDRF One Walk Team T-shirt Contest

2015 JDRF One Walk Team T-shirt Contest

Team T-shirt Contest Information & Guidelines Team T-Shirt Contest Rules – T-Shirts are judged on originality and creativity: •    Your T-shirt must include the current JDRF One Walk Logo (see logo top of page – right click – save as). •    Your T-shirt must include your team name. •    Your T-shirt must […]

Well-Timed AP Technology Offers Peace of Mind in the UK

A JDRF-funded study at the University of Cambridge showed that an overnight treat-to-range device improved glucose control A recent JDRF-funded study at the University of Cambridge has found that unsupervised, at-home use of a treat-to-range artificial pancreas system can improve blood-glucose control throughout the night and into the next day. You can click on the […]

Two-year $300 Million Special Diabetes Program Extended

In an overwhelming vote, the U.S. Senate approved a two-year extension of the Special Diabetes Program (SDP)—an initiative that accounts for roughly one-third of all federally-funded type 1 diabetes (T1D) research in the United States. “JDRF staff and our network of advocacy leaders and passionate volunteers all across the U.S. work tirelessly every day to […]

Mount View students with Lil Sneak

Kids Walk to Cure Diabetes Program

Did you know that JDRF has a Kids Walk to Cure Diabetes program that you can easily hold at your child’s school? Each day, 40 children are diagnosed with T1D in the United States alone. That’s the equivalent of an entire classroom full of students each and every day! You can support JDRF’s goal to […]