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KCI Supports the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation (JDRF)


KCI employees patricipated in the JDRF One Walk. All told, 304 miles were walked and funding was raised –exceeding the planned goal by 11%!

JDRF is the global leader in funding type 1 diabetes (T1D) research. Type 1 diabetes is an autoimmune disease that affects both children and adults. In T1D, your pancreas stops producing insulin—a hormone the body needs to get energy from food. Those who have T1D must take daily injections of insulin prescribed by a physician. At present, there is no cure for T1D.