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Type 1 Diabetes

Mylynda Herrick and her daughter Mackenzie (credit: CBS)

Groundbreaking Diabetes Study Tracks Genetic Markers For 20 Years

Twenty years after launching a groundbreaking study, the Barbara Davis Center for Diabetes continues to make significant progress towards finding the cause of Type 1 diabetes.

02/20/2014

Volunteers at the Diabetes Expo (credit: CBS)

Thousands Pack Diabetes Expo At The Colorado Convention Center

The American Diabetes Association showed off some inventive ways to help fight the disease at the Diabetes Expo at the Colorado Convention Center.

02/09/2013

An image from Step Out: The Walk To Stop Diabetes (credit: CBS)

Great Turnout For ‘Step Out: The Walk To Stop Diabetes’

Thousands of people got their exercise early Saturday morning at the annual Step Out: The Walk To Stop Diabetes.

10/20/2012

Doug Masiuk is a long distance runner with Type 1 diabetes making his way across the U.S. with a stop in Colorado. (credit: Doug Masiuk/YouTube)

Long Distance Runner Battles Diabetes On Cross Country Trek

A long distance runner has made his way to Colorado on his quest to run all the way across the country while battling a chronic disease.

08/24/2012

Anna Lehr sits on her mother's lap while getting a researcher draws blood (credit: CBS)

Researchers Offer Free Screening For Relatives Of Type 1 Diabetes Patients

Researchers in Colorado believe Type 1 diabetes may be easier to prevent than cure, so they’re offering free screenings for relatives of people with the disease.

06/04/2012

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CU Researchers Find Cure For Type 1 Diabetes In Mice

Researchers at the University of Colorado have found a cure for Type 1 Diabetes — in mice.

03/09/2012

Pat McAlister (credit: CBS)

Woman Beats Odds, Lives With Type 1 Diabetes For 50 Years

One of the American Diabetes Association’s first volunteers shared her story of beating the odds with Type 1 diabetes with CBS4.

03/06/2012

Dave & Annika Reeder exercise while battling diabetes together. (credit: CBS)

Dad-Daughter Duo Battles Diabetes Together

A father and his daughter are working together to overcome diabetes.

10/20/2011

Julie Sklar talks with Dr. Aaron Michels (credit: CBS)

Strides Made In Diabetes Prevention

Great strides are being made in Colorado in treating and preventing diabetes. The Barbara Davis Center for Childhood Diabetes in Aurora is leading the way on several research fronts.

10/01/2011