Last month, we asked you to name the city in which the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation (formerly known as the Juvenile Diabetes Foundation) was founded.
ANSWER: PHILADELPHIA. Imagine that. The town that is the recognized home of independence, cheesesteaks and overzealous sports fans is also home to this great organization.
CONGRATS: Carey Roseman of Penn Valley, PA, mom of T1D daughter Hallie, for being the first with the correct answer!
Now that IDS has a clinician (SaRene Brooks) focused on helping our patients meet their weight management goals, one might ask, just how many people with T1D need help in this area? A recent study indicated that obesity is a serious issue for the T1D population.
What percentage of adults with T1D are classified as obese?
Integrated Diabetes Services is the worldwide leader in one-on-one consulting for people who use insulin. Diabetes “coaching” services are available in-person and remotely via phone and the internet for children and adults.