MS and Type 1 are very closely related. They are both discribed as autoimmune disease. People with Type1 or their relatives are at significantly greater risk of getting the other. There is much research on the links. In one the immune system attacks the islets and in ms the covering of nerve cells is attacked.
Recently JDRF announced a partnership with a drug company to evaluate MS drugs in the treatment of Type 1
We’ve partnered with Novo Nordisk to ask, “Do You Know Diabetes?“ When you take this 2 minute quiz about the importance of getting screened for diabetes, Novo Nordisk will make a donation to Diabetes Hands Foundation programs like TuDiabetes and Diabetes Advocates. Initiatives Read on! →
It is with both happiness and sorrow that I announce that there will be an opening at the Diabetes Hands Foundation for the position of Administrative and Programs Assistant beginning mid-April. I will be leaving the Bay Area, where the Read on! →