The Children’s Diabetes Foundation (CDF) began in 1977 shortly after the youngest daughter of Barbara and Marvin Davis was diagnosed with type 1 diabetes. Denver Health case managers tracked the patients glucose control between the patients’ visits in an attempt to improve condition management, reduce admission rates and reduce costs. What’s the story?— Bernardo S., Boca Raton, Fla. We discovered that a peptide contained in insulin itself is an essential antigen targeted by autoreactive T cells causing type 1 diabetes in the animal model. Whether you’ve taken on a new role at work or just have more going on in your life, you may experience more stress than normal. • Your demographic information. Over 2,500 high-risk infants have been followed for up to seventeen years to learn how genes and the environment interact to trigger the onset of type 1 diabetes.
Jane has actively participated in her local Step Out: Walk to Stop Diabetes, Tour de Cure and Diabetes EXPO. Andrew