Superheroes of T1D – Elana Deardorff

November is National Diabetes Awareness Month. Every few days during the month, we will be bringing you the Superheroes of T1D.  All photos are of children and adults with type 1 diabetes, living in Central Pennsylvania. Photographs courtesy of: Corinne Trively Photography

Superheroes of T1D – Jessica Oser

Jessica, of Mechanicsburg, PA has type 1 diabetes. So does her dad. She wears a continuous glucose monitoring (CGM) system. A tiny sensor is inserted under her skin to check glucose levels in tissue fluid. The sensor stays in place for several days to a week and then must be replaced. A transmitter sends information […]

Superheroes of T1D – Dan Hayward

November is National Diabetes Awareness Month. Every few days during the month, we will be bringing you the Superheroes of T1D.  All photos are of children and adults with type 1 diabetes, living in Central Pennsylvania. Photographs courtesy of: Corinne Trively Photography

Superheroes of T1D – Lauren Savidge

November is National Diabetes Awareness Month. Every few days during the month, we will be bringing you the Superheroes of T1D.  All photos are of children and adults with type 1 diabetes, living in Central Pennsylvania. Photographs courtesy of: Corinne Trively Photography

Halloween Candy Exchange with Boscov’s

Don’t want your child eating pounds of Halloween Candy? Now your child can trade theirs in for a great toy instead! Boscov’s, in conjunction with JDRF, present the Halloween Candy Exchange Program, a special treat for diabetic children ages 14 years and younger.  When you go trick-or-treating in your community this Halloween, you can exchange […]

The Plan to Turn Type One into Type None

Together we Can Turn Type One into Type None JDRF has a Plan to Change the Future JDRF has recently unveiled its plan to turn Type One into Type None.  JDRF is the only global organization with a strategic research plan to end T1D. But we need YOU to help us turn this plan into […]

Our Walk Ambassadors share their story

Our Walk Ambassadors share their story

Pictured below is the Oser family. They are dedicated to finding a cure and they wanted to share their story.  Father Sean, and daughter Jessica both have type 1. We are honored to represent the JDRF as this year’s Ambassador Family.  Sean has lived with Type 1 diabetes for almost 25 years.  Our daughter, Jessica, […]

Young Girl with T1D Inspires All at JDRF Gala

Charlotte Rose LaMotte, granddaughter of Gala Honorees Susan and Walter Cohen, gave a speech worthy of one beyond her years  at the JDRF Gala on April 20th. In the speech, she spoke of her personal experiences and struggles living with type 1 diabetes. She is a true inspiration to all of us. Watch the Video Here:  Charlotte […]