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October 15, 2018

Experts at the Diabetes Research Institute Provide the 411 on the 504 Plan

Creating a 504 Plan for your child can be a daunting task, according to parents at one of our recent PEP Squad meetings. Even with plans already submitted to the school, many questions remain: did I do this right?...ask for the right accommodations?...plan for every possible obstacle? It can all be so overwhelming! This educational video series can help parents make informed decisions about this process.

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The Diabetes Research Institute launches POSEIDON clinical trial to assess the impact of high-dose Omega-3 fatty acids and vitamin D in type 1 diabetes.DRI Launches New Clinical Trial to Explore Effects of Omega-3 Fatty Acids and Vitamin D in T1D
July 11, 2018 -- Diabetes Research Institute scientists today announced the launch of the POSEIDON Study, a new clinical trial that will assess the impact of high-dose omega-3 fatty acids and vitamin D supplementation on blocking the progression of type 1 diabetes (T1D).



D.A.D.’s Day Bucket Collections for Diabetes Cure Returns to NYC on Father’s Day weekend
June 12, 2018 -- Fitting of its name, the D.A.D.’s Day campaign (Dollars Against Diabetes) will kick off Father’s Day weekend on Friday, June 15, outside some popular New York City landmarks and busy Midtown area from 6 a.m. to 1:30 pm. This long-standing, fundraising initiative is a joint effort by the Diabetes Research Institute (DRI) Foundation and North America’s Building Trades Unions (NABTU)


5 Top Tips for Living Postively with Diabetes
May 2018 -- In February of 2018, family therapist Ilene Vinikoor marked her 50th year of living with type 1 diabetes. It hasn't been easy for her, but she always keeps a positive attitude. Here are a few tips from Ilene Vinikoor



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DRI In the News

Diabetes Research: What's New?
September 24, 2018 | Diabetes Self-Management

Keep Kids' Hearts Healthy: What the Celebs Have to Say
September 4, 2018 | U.S. News & World Report

Stem Cell Therapy Scientist: Finding Inspiration Outside His Comfort Zone
August 13, 2108 | PromoCell.com

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