Meet Intern Mikey!

Hi my name is Mikey! I’m 23 years old and currently a senior attending Kutztown University.  I am a PR intern with JDRF and I am enjoying every second of the experience!  I was diagnosed with T1D at the age of 20.  Being diagnosed was a huge shock at first. I was diagnosed a week […]

Delaware Young Leadership Committee to Host Happy Hour

The JDRF Delaware Young Leadership Committee (YLC)  will host its first happy hour on April 16 at 6:30pm at the BBC Tavern & Grill in Greenville, DE.YLC is a new group to JDRF Delaware that is comprised of young professional (ages 21-35) with or without type 1 diabetes who are dedicated to raising funds and awareness for […]

Delaware Cyclist Accomplishes 100 Miles In Nashville

On Saturday, November 1, Ben Partlow of Middletown, Delaware braved the wind and cold to bike 100 miles along the hilly Natchez Trace Parkway to raise money for JDRF research.  Ben’s participation in the Nashville Ride To Cure Diabetes combined his love of cycling and support of JDRF during the weekend-long celebration. Ben has been […]

Diabetes and a Vegan Lifestyle

Diabetes and a Vegan Lifestyle

Diabetes and a Vegan Lifestyle By: Ariel Friedlander Living as a type one diabetic can be hard. The constant injections and finding out you need to up your dosage can be annoying, as well as knowing you are at a greater chance of a heart attack or stroke can be worrying. My number one tip […]

Spotlight on Delaware JDRF Kids – Ariel Friedlander

Sing it for the Cure By: Ariel Friedlander I am Ariel Friedlander, I am Jewish and I am a type 1 diabetic. These two things have come to define in large part who I am and how I view the world. This year is my anniversary.  Happy anniversary! Actually, it’s not an anniversary in the […]

Spotlight on Delaware JDRF Kids – Julia Murphy

Diabetes has Not Taken Away From My Life – It Has Added To It by Julia Murphy   My name is Julia Murphy.  I am 13 years old and I was diagnosed with type 1 diabetes on May 11. 2009. I am a Visual Arts major at Cab Calloway School of the Arts.  I am […]