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Britons With Type 1 Diabetes Die Nearly 8 Years Earlier

Britons With Type 1 Diabetes Die Nearly 8 Years Earlier — But keeping HbA1c in check can mitigate this early mortality by Kristen Monaco, Staff Writer, MedPage Today September 23, 2020 The average British adult with type 1 diabetes loses about eight life-years compared with nondiabetic age peers, according to a modeling study. Drawing upon […]

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Theresa May to champion JDRF’s global research projects

Former UK Prime Minister Theresa May is to become an Ambassador for JDRF helping to promote its global research projects. The politician, who was diagnosed with type 1 diabetes in later life, will champion the charity’s groundbreaking research including the Connect Immune Research initiative. This project brings together researchers from across many autoimmune conditions to […]

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Turning a corner in the prevention of Type 1 diabetes

Dr Elizabeth Robertson, Director of Research at Diabetes UK explains why 2019 marked turning a corner in the prevention of Type 1 diabetes but adds that there is still more research to be done in this area This year marked a significant milestone for Type 1 diabetes. After more than three decades of clinical trials, […]