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National Diabetes Week: Spotlight on Fundraisers Robyn and Greg King

This National Diabetes Week (12-18 July 2020), JDRF Australia is highlighting the stories of just some of the spectacular people in the T1D community and the unique experiences they’ve had while living with diabetes. This year, the focus is on highlighting the mental and emotional health impact of T1D.  Perth siblings Robyn King and her […]

Taking the Type 1 Challenge Across the Ocean

Jared from Kansas, USA was diagnosed with type 1 diabetes (T1D) in 1994. Following an unquenchable thirst, three days of bed wetting and a diminished appetite, his mum took him to the doctor. The diagnosis of T1D brought one question to Jared’s mind: “Am I going to die?”. Such was the weight the words carried.   “A week in the hospital and our lives were changed forever. I recall they wouldn’t let us go home […]

Revolve24 raises over $51,000 for JDRF!

Revolve24 is over but what a ride we had! Thousands of kilometres of the new Bend Motorsport Track at Tailem Bend cycled. Many exhausted and sore riders who on little sleep rotated through their team members over 24, 12 or 6 hours to achieve some amazing personal goals on 2 wheels. Some even rode solo […]

Is Your Christmas Wish The Same As Julian’s?

Meet 7-year-old Julian. He loves soccer, birthday parties and playing with his friends. He doesn’t like type 1 diabetes (T1D). This year, Julian and his family are fronting JDRF’s Christmas Giving Appeal. Learn a little more about the family below.  At 22-months-old, Julian was your typical boisterous and happy little boy. Then his mum and […]