Regulatory T cells (Tregs) and their function in T1D

Dr. Anne Maria Pesenacker, a JDRF-funded investigator at the University of British Columbia and now at UCL’s Institute of Immunity and Transplantation, is examining how regulatory T cells (Tregs) function in health and how best to monitor their fitness.

How to raise money for Walk using social media

It goes without saying that social media has become the way we share snippets of our lives. Not only has it revolutionized how we get a glimpse into those of our friends and family, but it has radically changed how we learn about the world around us, how we engage with government and how we unite to make our planet a better place to live.

Advocate Profile: Memorial University of Newfoundland medical students

Guest blog post by Nguyet (Na) Nguyen and Sarah Strong

The Provincial Day of Action is a yearly event where medical students identify a gap in the healthcare system and approach our provincial government with an “ask” to help fix that gap. This year, as students in the Faculty of Medicine at Memorial University of Newfoundland, we asked the provincial government to remove the age restrictions in place for financial coverage of insulin pumps for people living with type 1 diabetes (T1D) in Newfoundland and Labrador.

The 2019 federal budget and you

While the 2019 Canadian budget was eagerly anticipated by all Canadians, there were items that directly impacted members of the type 1 diabetes (T1D) community. So what does the 2019 federal budget mean for you?

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