‘What else does he need’: Type 1 Diabetics call on governor to give them access to COVID-19 vaccines

BOSTON (WHDH) - In contrast with CDC recommendations, Type 1 Diabetes is not on the list of qualifying conditions to get a vaccine in Massachusetts, and many are making a push to change that. “The...
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CDC Prioritizes Vaccines for Type 1 Diabetes; Advocates Hope Mass. Does Too

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention recently updated its guidance to include it, but Baker has yet to say if the commonwealth will follow suit. Dr. Lori Laffel of the Joslin Diabetes Center...
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Kids’ metabolic health can be improved with exercise during pregnancy: here’s why

BOSTON – (March 25, 2021) – A mechanism has been identified that explains how physical exercise in pregnancy confers metabolic health benefits in offspring. According to researchers, the key lies with...
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A Message on Recent Racially-Motivated Incidents from Our President and CEO

To Our Joslin Community: Leadership and colleagues at Joslin Diabetes Center stand in support and solidarity with our Asian, Asian-American and Pacific Islander community at Joslin, in Longwood...
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Reflecting on One Year of the Pandemic at Joslin

March marks one year since the World Health Organization declared COVID-19 a global pandemic prompting nations across the world to take emergency measures to stop the virus, including in the United...
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Dr. Pricilla White's legacy changed diabetes care

As we come together to celebrate women's achievements for Women’s History Month, Joslin Diabetes Center honors the important work of Priscilla White, M.D. White, starting in the 1920’s was a pioneer...
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Nutrition experts share thier story on Registered Dietitian Nutritionist Day

Joslin is proud to recognize our nutritionist, especially on Registered Dietitian Nutritionist Day, which is being celebrated today – March 9. The dietitians at Joslin provide insight and break down...
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Women in Diabetes Research and Care

Women in Diabetes Research and Care

Meet some of the relentless, leading, strong and heroic women leading the pioneering care and research at Joslin Diabetes Center
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Joslin Supports Efforts to Prioritize COVID-19 Vaccine for People with Type 1 Diabetes

Joslin Diabetes Center fully supports efforts in Massachusetts and other states to move people living with type 1 diabetes up the priority list for COVID-19 vaccination. Joslin officials have been in...
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Joslin y la(s) Vacuna(s) Contra el COVID-19

Muchos de nuestros pacientes han estado preguntando si podrán recibir las vacunas COVID-19 en Joslin. Joslin no tiene suministros de la vacuna COVID-19, por lo tanto, no podemos ofrecerla a los...
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Black History Month

Joslin Observes Black History Month

Joslin Observes Black History Month

February is Black History Month and is a time to reflect on the contributions Black Americans have made to American life. The theme of Black History Month this year is the Black Family. Joslin...
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Joslin Physicians on Boston Magazine's Top Docs List

Eleven of Joslin's physicians have made Boston Magazine’s 2021 Top Doctors List. Each year, Boston Magazine partners with healthcare researcher Castle Connolly Medical Ltd. to create a list of the...
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Routine eye scans may give clues to cognitive decline in diabetes

In older people with type 1 diabetes, damage to the retina may be linked to memory problems and other cognitive conditions. BOSTON – (December 31, 2020) – As they age, people with diabetes are more...
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