Scott's Blog – October 2010 Archive (3)

Reach Out and Touch Somebody

Recently, I had the opportunity to speak with Andrea Hulke who is the Director, National Outreach for the JDRF. You may remember that a few weeks ago, I described a discussion I had with Mike Kondratick, who is… Continue

Added by Scott on October 28, 2010 at 7:00am — No Comments

Walking the Walk in Kansas City

This past Saturday, I participated in my first JDRF Walk for the Cure. I have to say, it was a really amazing event. I haven’t seen any official numbers, but they were expecting 10,000 people and to raise, I believe, $750,000. Our adult T1 Team, “AT1 – We run on insulin” had raised $3,850 as of walk day (way to go team!) and had some shirts…

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Added by Scott on October 11, 2010 at 10:30am — 2 Comments

Type 1 Talk Launches: Please Join the Conversation

A part of the JDRF Adult T1 Outreach Program, they have launched their Talk T1 Program. The needs of the adult type 1 (either diagnosed as a child or as an adult) audience have traditionally been ignored by the JDRF, so here is your chance to let them know what type of support you need as an… Continue

Added by Scott on October 6, 2010 at 1:00pm — 5 Comments

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Diabetes Among Hispanics: We’re not all the same

US Hispanics are often portrayed in the press as a single, monolithic group. But anyone who has spent any time in San Francisco’s Mission District or the Bronx can tell you, we’re not all the same. Now we’re finding out Read on! →

Diabetes entre los hispanos: no somos todos iguales

Traducido por Mila Ferrer.    A menudo los Hispanos en Estados Unidos son retratados en la prensa como un solo grupo, monolítico. Pero cualquiera que haya pasado algún tiempo en el  Mission District de San Francisco o el Bronx se Read on! →

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