Type 1 diabetes

People Living with T1D Share Financial Burdens of Maintaining Good Health

Families in our area have no choice but to include their T1D expenses in their budgets

FARGO, N.D. – It costs Samuel Erdmann’s parents anywhere between $1200 and $2200 in medical supplies every three months to keep him alive. Samuel is six–years–old and was diagnosed with Type 1 Diabetes just over 10 months ago. “For us, it’s been a learning journey about what diabetes is and what that entails,” Samuel’s dad Jon Erdmann said. “You know, from…

#BeatType1: Summit League and Sanford Raise Awareness for Diabetes With PSA video

The video will play at several basketball games

FARGO, N.D. — The Summit League and Sanford are raising awareness for Type 1 diabetes with a special PSA video. The video will play at the men’s basketball game at NDSU tonight and the women’s basketball game tomorrow. People at the game who have the condition will be recognized. According to the Summit League, more than one million Americans are fighting…

LIVE: One Walk To End Type 1 Diabetes

JDRF Walk September 16th At Scheels Arena

  JDRF Ambassadors Cade Busek and Sena Sannes join Adam to talk about the fight against type 1 diabetes. Both Busek and Sannes have type 1 diabetes and rely on insulin to process the sugar in their bodies. The disease can be fatal if it’s not treated. They talk about the issues dealing with diabetes, like how Busek handles playing…

Sanford Health: One of Fourteen Participants in Diabetes Study

Sanford Project T-Rex Study gathers 110 patients to see if T-regulatory cells can reverse Type 1 Diabetes

FARGO, N.D. — North Dakota has one of the highest rates of Type 1 Diabetes patients in the nation. However, at Sanford Health in Fargo, a clinical test can be a game changer for a disease’s impact on children’s lives. In a partnership with Caladrius Biosciences, Sanford Health has launched the Sanford Project T–Rex Study to study how patients react…

LIVE: One Walk To Help End Type 1 Diabetes

JDRF Hosting "One Walk" to Help Find a Cure for Type 1 Diabetes

  Danika Johnson and Rhett Smith, ambassadors for JDRF, a group working to raise awareness about type 1 diabetes and work for a cure, join Adam Ladwig to talk about the One Walk in Fargo. One Walk events around the country help raise awareness for type 1 diabetes and help raise money to find a cure. KVRR is proud to…

LIVE: The Fight To End Type 1 Diabetes

JDRF Hosting "One Walk" to Help Find a Cure for Type 1 Diabetes

  April Stastny, an ambassador for JDRF, a group working to raise awareness about type 1 diabetes and work for a cure, joins Adam Ladwig to talk about the One Walk in Fargo. One Walk events around the country help raise awareness for type 1 diabetes and help raise money to find a cure. KVRR is proud to be a…