Living With Type 1 Diabetes

Meet the Unsung Heroes of T1D Care: Credentialled Diabetes Educators

There are many professionals who help you manage and care for your type 1 diabetes (T1D). From the time of diagnosis, you would have seen a variety of healthcare professionals…

Living With Type 1 Diabetes

Accessing mental health services with type 1 diabetes

This resource was created in consultation with Dr. Rosalyn Taylor, Clinical Psychologist who specialises in diabetes at the Sunshine Coast Hospital and Health Service. Living with type 1 diabetes can…

Living With Type 1 Diabetes

Snacking 101: An explainer for people living with T1D

Right now, we’re in our houses more than ever before. We work, learn, sleep and socialise in our house. That’s a lot of time inside!   You’ve probably found as…

Living With Type 1 Diabetes

Emerging from the COVID cocoon: Strategies for families newly diagnosed with T1D

This content was co-written by Simone Collins, Diabetes Social Worker at Canberra Health Services and Melanie Cullen, Paediatric Psychologist and Insulin Pump Program Coordinator at JDRF Australia for families of…

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Jaydan & Kaide – The Fascinating Story Behind the 13 & 14-Year Old Best Mates Participating in Le Velo Virtuel

13-year old Kaide and 14-year old Jaydan are best mates with a passion for cycling. Jaydan was diagnosed with type 1 diabetes at just 4 years old and has lived…

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Type 1 Diabetes Prevention: Promising Research Breakthrough Gives New Hope

A research breakthrough by scientists, funded by JDRF, has shown a promising future for the prevention of type 1 diabetes. Findings from a study by TrialNet show that the immunotherapy…

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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,…

Living With Type 1 Diabetes

Tracy’s Journey Towards a Life Free from Insulin

Before her islet transplantation, life for Tracy Humphries was unpredictable to say the least. Tracy was diagnosed with type 1 diabetes (T1D) at age 10, and at first, her T1D…

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Does The Gut Hold the Answer to Preventing Type 1 Diabetes?

Gut bacteria and pancreatic function Australian researchers have found a direct link between the bacteria in our gut and pancreatic function All the microorganisms in the gut, including bacteria and…

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So, What is Kids In The House Anyway?

If you have been following JDRF across our social channels, or have been speaking to any of our diligent advocates, you may have heard of Kids in the House. Curious…

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