Entries by Jumo Health

Type 1 Diabetes – More Than Just Avoiding Sugar

About 1.25 million Americans currently live with Type 1 diabetes, an autoimmune disease that destroys the cells in the pancreas that make insulin. Insulin is an essential hormone that regulates the amount of sugar, or glucose, in the blood. In Type 1 diabetes, the immune system mistakes cells in the pancreas for bad guys, and […]

Mental Health And The JED Foundation

Jumo and the JED Foundation are teaming up to create more mental health resources for teens and young adults. We spoke with JED Foundation’s executive director, John MacPhee, and psychiatrist, Dr. Victor Schwartz about what they are doing to expand the conversation, and about the resources available to help young people with mental health issues.