http://news.aol.com/health/article/...health/article/vaccine-type-1-diabetes/548541 Of course it is for those newly diagnosed. It even says somewhere close to the bottom of the article that they still have to figure out a way to keep the immune system from attacking again. But progress is progress. I hate diabetes. But I wouldn't be bothered if they could keep others from getting it. I just keep hoping they also find the cure for our kids who have had it for a while.