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Getting in the game: Nutrition and exercise for adults with type 1 diabetes

Ex-pro cyclist with type 1 diabetes (T1D) and session facilitator Justin Morris called it his favourite topic of the day. After all, who doesn’t love food and getting out there…

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JDRF is the charity of choice for the Noosa Classic

Following a hugely successful first year- where over 1,200 riders took part in the Sunday ride- the Noosa Classic is back on August 18, 2019! Join the road cycling gran…

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Congratulations Gwennyth Baker – awarded OAM 2019

On International Women’s Day we would like to thank all the amazing women who have contributed to JDRF – volunteers, committee members, Board members and hardworking fundraisers. But in particular…

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Update: Australian Government Insulin Pump Program

Do you know about Insulin Pumps access through the Australian Government Insulin Pump Program ? The Australian Government’s Insulin Pump Program provides pumps to families who meet the program criteria…

Living With Type 1 Diabetes

EXERCISE AND TYPE 1 DIABETES: WORLD-FIRST GUIDELINES CONSENSUS

A report by leading type 1 diabetes experts (T1D) from around the world has for the first time, provided consensus on managing blood glucose levels safely while exercising. The report,…

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IN THE DRIVER’S SEAT WITH T1D

We often get questions from our type 1 diabetes community (T1D) about driving and T1D. Driving gives us independence and can make getting around a whole lot easier, so it’s…

Living With Type 1 Diabetes

NEW OPTION TO HELP WITH INSULIN CONTROL

An Australian-first is launched in Melbourne today Medtronic bringing the MiniMed 670G insulin pump to Australia. The system, the only one of its kind in Australia, is designed to learn…

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JDRF WELCOMES COMMITMENT TO CONTINUE WORK OF CLINICAL RESEARCH NETWORK BY THE COALITION GOVERNMENT

Funding will help support translate more innovations into useful treatments for people living with type 1 diabetes. JDRF welcomes the news today that the Liberal National Government has committed to…

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FUTURE RESEARCH LEADERS: MEET ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR MELINDA COUGHLAN

Associate Professor Melinda Coughlan is Head of the Coughlan Lab at Monash University, leading research to stop complications of diabetes and understand dietary factors connected with the disease. She’s a rising star in the type 1…

Living With Type 1 Diabetes

THE HIGH SCHOOL YEARS AND TYPE 1 DIABETES

When children with type 1 diabetes (T1D) become teens, parents must balance the fast pace of high school with new social activities and more independence. Sound impossible? It’s certainly not…

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