What’s the history of type 1 diabetes since insulin was discovered in 1921?

We have come a long way from animal-sourced insulin and needles that had to be sharpened after multiple uses.

Sometimes it’s mind-boggling to think that T1D was a straight-up death sentence just over a hundred years ago.

With that in mind, Jessie walks us through diabetes research and milestones decade by decade, including our own diagnoses.

Now It's Your Turn...

What is your favorite piece of diabetes trivia from the decade you were diagnosed in?

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