Diabetes affects over 25 million people in the United States today with new cases every day. Type one or, juvenile diabetes is usually diagnosed in very young children and requires a lifelong treatment plan. The advances in treatment come from research funded from many sources. One source that advocates for and helps with funding is JDRF or Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation.
Advances in treatment have changed the lives of people, young and old, in dealing with this disease.
If you or someone you love has a this disease there are some good resources here in Denver and nationwide. Here are a couple of sites with information that will help.
Barbara Davis is local treatment center for those affected that are under the age of eighteen.
These two nationwide organizations have a lot of information:
Advanced Transmission Center supports the efforts of these organizations to FIND A CURE.