Welcome to Glu, an online community of people touched by type 1 diabetes. Whether you’re looking for support, inspiration, tips and tricks on managing your or your loved one’s diabetes, or the opportunity to make a difference, you’ve come to the right place.
Glu is made up of nearly 20,000 individual people either diagnosed, caring for or supporting someone with type 1 diabetes. Your experience will make Glu a stronger, more vibrant community. But did you know you will also be contributing to research that will help improve care in type 1 diabetes? That’s because Glu is a part of T1D Exchange, a nonprofit organization that seeks to drive faster, better research to advance type 1 outcomes.
Learn more about Glu and how your voice matters in the Type 1 community.
Ready to Get Started? Jump In and Join the Conversation NOW! Here’s how:
- Answer our Question of the Day.
Question of the Day is a short poll question we ask our community each day. When you answer and comment on our Question of the Day, you help researchers learn about important issues that matter in our world of type 1. Your answers and comments also encourage learning and discussion among the Glu community, which benefits everyone.
- Complete your profile and participate in research.
Your profile becomes your ticket to participate in online surveys. Surveys are easy to take and can generally be completed in 30 minutes or less. Best of all, your participation is helping advance research that will lead to better outcomes in type 1 diabetes.
- Introduce Yourself and Explore.
Don’t be shy! Introduce yourself to other Glu members and tell your story. You can also find others with similar interests or experiences by checking out our Glu Groups. Lastly, check out our library of insightful articles and stories about people just like you!
Who’s Who on Glu?
Our staff is here to help…and many of them have their own personal connection to T1D. Meet the Team
Have a Question, Comment or Suggestion?
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Thanks for joining us!
-GluChristine, GluMom, GluAnna, GluAlex & GluJill