juvenile diabetes


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juvenile diabetes

n.
Type 1 diabetes.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.juvenile diabetes - severe diabetes mellitus with an early onsetjuvenile diabetes - severe diabetes mellitus with an early onset; characterized by polyuria and excessive thirst and increased appetite and weight loss and episodic ketoacidosis; diet and insulin injections are required to control the disease
diabetic acidosis, ketoacidosis - acidosis with an accumulation of ketone bodies; occurs primarily in diabetes mellitus
diabetes mellitus, DM - diabetes caused by a relative or absolute deficiency of insulin and characterized by polyuria; "when doctors say `diabetes' they usually mean `diabetes mellitus'"
autoimmune disease, autoimmune disorder - any of a large group of diseases characterized by abnormal functioning of the immune system that causes your immune system to produce antibodies against your own tissues
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The Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation is a leading global organisation which aims to improve lives and find a cure for type one diabetes through funding research, campaigning and offering support to families diagnosed.
What is juvenile diabetes and who is prone to develop this?
The money David raised was split between the support group and the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation.
This funding will allow the development of a national collaborative research network and research programme that will work towards finding a cure for Type 1 juvenile diabetes.
The Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation is the largest charitable supporter of Type 1 diabetes research and we're appreciative of our caring customers that stand behind that mission with the donations they made in January," said Robert J.
The school has just completed a fundraising walk to benefit the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation - with $5,500 raised this year and $14,000 raised the past two years.
Pharmaceutical company Eli Lilly and Company (NYSE:LLY) and the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation (JDRF) have signed an agreement to fund early-stage research that could enable patients with type 1 diabetes to regenerate insulin-producing cells destroyed by the disease.
Proceeds from the Kaladi Brothers Wasilla branch were donated to the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation in the name of Cassie Lacrosse, who worked at the Wasilla branch for three years.
Best feet forward: Claire Wager, David Hancox and Steven Woods enjoy the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation charity walk.
Jonas is taking time off his music duties to raise awareness and funding for juvenile diabetes, a disease he was diagnosed with in 2005.
They discovered disturbances in lipid and amino acid metabolism in children who later progressed to juvenile diabetes.
I got involved with the Juvenile Diabetes Foundation when I first moved to Kansas City," he explains.

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