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That Little Bit of Extra

It’s on South Street in Philadelphia early on in the fifth mile of the half-marathon when I am tempted to shout, “This street is like butter!” What I mean is that the pavement is almost deliciously smooth to the bare soles of my feet. 1,616 more words

Medical Alert Dog Transforms Girl's Life After Diabetes Diagnosis

By Stefany Shaheen

CHICAGO (CBS) — Eight years ago my world came crashing down when my then eight-year-old daughter, Elle (pronounced Ellie), the oldest of our four children, was diagnosed with type 1 diabetes. 698 more words


World Diabetes Day: What you NEED to know. 

November is Diabetes Awareness month, and today is World Diabtes Day.

Diabetes is something near and dear to me, as I have spent essentially, my entire career specializing in helping PWD (Patients With Diabetes). 863 more words


For Bunny

Her nickname was Bunny. I met her as Burnetta Quaid. I was working at the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation in Los Angeles and was tasked with increasing fundraising revenue by double digits with the signature Walk to Cure Diabetes program. 771 more words


JDRF One Walk 2015. University of Nevada, Reno.


Seeking Men!

We are seeking men with Type 1 Diabetes!

Bret Ringdahl, a T1D and PhD student at the University of Georgia, is researching barriers to care and insulin adherence (especially with boys and adult men). 227 more words

Diabetes Unsorted

The 2015 Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation One Walk in Houston

An experienced leader and entrepreneur in the information technology market, Stephen (Steve) Guistwite is the founder and president of Highpoint Technology Group, a provider of outsourcing and business applications in Houston, Texas. 156 more words

Steve Guistwite