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Archive for February, 2011

The Second Greatest Advance in Diabetes Technology

February 28th, 2011

In less than a hundred years autoimmune diabetes has gone from a death sentence to a manageable disease, albeit requiring 24/7 management. What advances in medical technology made this possible?

Diabetes Technology

Donor's Strike in Diabetes Research

February 13th, 2011

One of the abiding mysteries of autoimmune (juvenile) diabetes research is the reputation of the JDRF. As we saw in my last column the JDRF is celebrating 40 years of sponsoring research for a cure. They have spent over a billion dollars on research, and as far as I can tell they have not found the cure.

Current Research