Of Continuing Interest
- Make plans to attend CWD's Family Support Weekend, to be held at the Marriott Harbor Beach Resort & Spa in Fort Lauderdale, Florida from December 30, 2011 - January 1, 2012.
- Make plans to attend CWD's Focus on Technology conference, to be held at the Philadelphia Marriott West in West Conshohocken, Pennsylvania from February 25-26, 2012. Family Scholarships are available from the Diabetes Scholars Foundation.
- Make plans to attend CWD's Friends for Life: Orlando 2012 conference, to be held at the Marriott World Center Resort in Orlando, Florida from July 3-8, 2012.
New This Week
- Meet the DRI scientists focusing on a cure for type 1 diabetes.
- Last week's poll asked readers how they record blood glucose values. This week's poll asks readers when they think type 1 diabetes will be cured.
- The Featured Book of the Week is Diabetes Burnout: What To Do When You Can't Take It Anymore by William Polonsky.
- This week's Humorous Tidbit is:
My 4-year old non-D daughter is very cautious about what her seven-year-old brother with diabetes can now eat. Before anything gets to his lips, she asks, "Is there diet in that?"
- You know you're the parent of a child with diabetes when, after a trip to Europe, you can say "sugar free" in 12 languages, but "How are you?" in only two. See more parent humor.
Featured Diabetes Team Question of the Week
- The Featured Ask the Diabetes Team Question of the Week is:
For type 1 diabetes, can an internal medicine doctor specializing in diabetes care provide the same level of care as an endocrinologist?
See the answer.
From the CWD Forums
- From the CWD Forums:
Have You Glucagon Trained Your Non D kids?
Studies and Surveys
- Anti-CD3 mAb (Teplizumab) for Prevention Of Diabetes In Relatives At Risk For Type 1 Diabetes Mellitus.
- Giving You a Reason to Believe.
Products, Services and Books
- From Close Concerns: Tandem's t:slim insulin pump up close: exceptional software, sleek design, and valuable innovations.
- Glooko picks up where Lifescan left off.
- An important minority of prediabetic first-degree relatives of type 1 diabetic patients derives from seroconversion to persistent autoantibody positivity after 10 years of age.
- Impact of insulin pumps on glycaemic control in a pump-naīve paediatric regional population.
- Beneficial effect of real-time continuous glucose monitoring system on glycemic control in type 1 diabetic patients: systematic review and meta-analysis of randomized trials.
- Disordered eating behaviors in type 1 diabetic patients. Free full text available in HTML and PDF formats.
- Bone Health In Children With Celiac Disease Assessed By Dual X-Ray Absorptiometry: Effect Of Gluten-Free Diet And Predictive Value Of Serum Biochemical Indices.
- Improving the Estimation of Celiac Disease Sibling Risk by Non-HLA Genes. Free full text available in HTML and PDF formats.
- Immunoglobulin G antibodies against deamidated-gliadin-peptides outperform anti-endomysium and tissue transglutaminase antibodies in children <2 years age.
- Not a 'death sentence:' Plenty of diet options for those with celiac disease.
Diabetes in the Popular Press
- Super Bowl champ Tom Crabtree helps tackle diabetes - deliciously.
- For first time at USF, student wins prestigious Marshall Scholarship.
- Team Type 1 at the Tour of Rwanda for charity and victory.
- Managing your child's diabetes: Resources & studies.
- DR. PONDER: Theories abound on causes of 'bed death'.
- iglucose: Recently FDA-Cleared, Wireless Diabetes Management System Keeps Everyone Connected.
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