A few weeks ago I went to a JDRF research update. Jeffery Brewer (President and CEO of JDRF) was there and he showed us the encapsulation device in the picture above (the quarter is there for size reference). Towards the end of the evening, as I was chatting with Jeffery, he let me hold it.
Yes I know it's not a cure, but it is better than what we do now.
November is National Diabetes Month and American Diabetes Month. Kerri is doing a photo-a-day to document life with type 1 and I thought it would be fun to join in, following the prompts on her blog. Join me, won't you?