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November 2011
Cure-Focused Research

Updates from the Labs @ Diabetes 2.0 >> Online

It's that time again for Diabetes 2.0, the DRI's annual research update, presented online!  Tune in anytime, from your desk or your couch, to hear directly from DRI scientists about the latest progress toward a cure made in the last year.
>> Watch videos

Dr. Camillo Ricordi speaks about a cure for diabetes.



Under the Microscope with Dr. Bendala
Juan Dominguez-Bendala, Ph.D., launched our stem cell research program a decade ago and says there's no other discipline in the history of medicine that has advanced as fast as stem cell research.  Now, he goes Under the Microscope so you can get a closer look at his important work.
>> Read Q&A
>> Watch stem cell video
>> Watch reprogramming cells video

Juan Dominguez-Bendala, Ph.D.
Dr. Juan Dominguez-Bendala 



UM Ranked No. 38 in US News "Best Colleges"

In US News & World Report's annual "Best Colleges" issue, the University of Miami has risen nine points and remains the highest ranked school in Florida.  

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  Please make a donation to the DRI today! Click here to donate.
Living With Diabetes
Driving with Diabetes - 8 Safe Tips
Many of us will be traveling for the holidays.  Before you hit the road, make sure you read these eight safety tips. 


>> Read 8 Tips   

It's a good idea to wear your medical ID bracelet on long road trips.

It's all a Balancing Act
All month long The Balancing Act on Lifetime Television has been running segments about the DRI plus tips about living with diabetes.  Have you been watching?
>> See The Balancing Act coverage
>> Read other recent news about the DRI

Host Danielle Knox helps raise awareness during Diabetes Month.

Get Involved
What's your r2b?
Do you have Reason to Believe in a cure?  If so, "don't do nothing," says Diabetes Dad Tom Karlya.  Join the Diabetes Diplomats and raise money for a cure.  It's so easy a Kindergartener can do it - and has!
>> Get Involved
>> View Reason to Believe videos

Diabetes Research Institute Foundation's Reason to Believe campaign kicks off National Diabetes Awareness Month.

Send a Holiday eCard
Send a special gift of hope in honor of your loved ones with diabetes.  We offer attractive eCards for the holidays, as well as for other occassions.
>> View eCards

Send a Christmas eCard and support the DRI!
We offer Christmas, Hanukkah and holiday-generic eCards.

Shopping Anyone?
Bloomingdale's 59th Street in Manhattan will celebrate its newly-renovated Fine Jewelry department with a portion of sales going to the DRI.  Meanwhile on Long Island, Americana Manhasset will hold its annual shopping benefit, Champions for Charity, where you can designate the DRI as the beneficiary.


>> Learn more about Bloomingdale's
>> Learn more about Champions for Charity
Other Upcoming Events and Photo Galleries
We're in the midst of a season-full of events!  Check out what's coming up in your area, or visit the photo gallery of a recent event you attended.
>> The Ron Darling Foundation Texas Hold'em
>> Empire Ball
>> Love and Hope Ball
>> Calendar of Events
>> Photo Gallery

Orange Coat Fall Into Fashion 2011
Were you there?  See event photos and more!

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  The Balancing Act on Lifetime Television is featuring the Diabetes Research Institute and Foundation throughout November, National Diabetes Awareness Month.


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