Diabetes Research Making Advancements

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Since 2009, 36,000 Americans are diagnosed with Type 1 diabetes every year, and this number is still growing today. For years now many researchers have been looking for treatments for this disease and have made little advancement. But most recently, a two-year look into a new drug may contribute to a major medical break through.

Watch as three Type 1’s become apart of a eight-day long trial for drug, if affective, could slow the autoimmune destruction of beta cells that make insulin in their bodies. It may not be a cure but it could limit the impact diabetes has on the health of Type 1s. Share to raise awareness to find a cure!

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