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  1. How Wearing a Device Made Me Want to Cry!

      A personal story from T1D Exchange co-founder and executive director Dana Ball One year ago I received unexpected news that I had coronary artery disease and needed to have bypass surgery. I remember being told this news after six weeks of appointments, tests, and procedures that reminded me just how depressing and frustrating medical […]

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  1. A Path to Research

    Hi everyone! My name is Claire Clendenen and I have recently joined T1D Exchange as a Quality Improvement Program Coordinator. I graduated from Providence College in 2016 with a degree in health policy and management and am excited to start a career where I can connect patients, families, providers, and industry in order to improve […]

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  2. It Takes an Army…and a Village

    Dear Friends, 14,000 people just spent 5 days learning to be better researchers, clinicians, scientists, and innovators in diabetes This is my fifteenth consecutive year attending the American Diabetes Association’s Scientific Sessions (the largest diabetes event in the world) where more than 14,000 global leaders meet to learn, share, and experience cutting-edge research and technology, […]

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  3. Polyphotonix Offers An Innovative Vision for Treating Retinopathy

    Last fall, T1D Exchange held its 1st Annual Diabetes Innovation Challenge, an open competition seeking novel treatments for diabetes. The competition introduced our partners and collaborators from industry, academic research, other diabetes nonprofits, clinical partners and patient/caregiver community to over 60 groundbreaking diabetes therapies or technologies currently in development. One of these applicants, UK-based Polyphotonix, […]

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  1. Meet the Newest Member of the T1D Exchange Team, Nicole Rioles

    Hello Glu members! I am new to the Glu community and T1D Exchange. I started working at Director of Quality Care and Clinical Innovation last month, in April 2017. If the term “quality improvement” is mysterious to you, it’s just as it sounds, working to improve healthcare so that patients and families have better experiences […]

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  2. The ONE thing We Wish We Didn’t Have To Ask

    When the type 1 community comes together, we’re louder, stronger and more powerful.  T1D Exchange is a unique nonprofit that combines our collective voices to demand better treatments and better care. This week, we are highlighting the various ways in which our community has made a difference…Together One. “What is the One Thing We wish […]

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  3. Together We’re Fighting On Behalf of the T1D Community

    When the type 1 community comes together, we’re louder, stronger and more powerful.  T1D Exchange is a unique nonprofit that combines our collective voices to demand better treatments and better care. This week, we are highlighting the various ways in which our community has made a difference…Together One. “I’ve felt so lonely for all these […]

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  4. Together We’re Fighting for the Next Generation of Innovators

    When the type 1 community comes together, we’re louder, stronger, and more powerful. T1D Exchange is a unique nonprofit that combines our collective voices to demand better treatments and better care. This week, we are highlighting the various ways in which our community has made a difference…Together One. We live in an amazing time of […]

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  5. Together We’re One: Fighting for Better, Novel Treatments

    When the type 1 community comes together, we’re louder, stronger and more powerful. T1D Exchange is a unique nonprofit that combines our collective voices to demand better treatments and better care. This week, we are highlighting the various ways in which our community has made a difference…Together One. Our mission at T1D Exchange is to […]

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