Of Continuing Interest
- Make plans to attend CWD's Focus on Technology: Sugar Land 2012 conference, to be held from October 12-14, 2012 at the Sugar Land Marriott Town Square in Sugar Land, Texas. The Diabetes Scholars Foundation is offering family scholarships for CWD's Sugar Land Focus on Technology conference.
- Make plans to attend CWD's Focus on Technology conference at the Crystal Gateway Marriott in Crystal City, Virginia, from February 1-3, 2013.
- Make plans to attend CWD's Friends for Life: UK 2013 conference, to be held at the Glasgow Marriott Hotel in Glasgow, Scotland from 5-7 April, 2013. Family scholarships are available from the Diabetes Scholars Foundation.
- Make plans to attend CWD's Friends for Life: Orlando 2013 conference, to be held at Disney's Coronado Springs Resort from July 9-14, 2013.
New This Week
- Students With Diabetes announces an internship program for college-aged young adults with type 1 diabetes.
- Last week's poll asked readers about their plans for continuous glucose sensing. This week's poll asks readers if the ongoing economic problems have impact their ability to pay for their diabetes care and supplies.
- The Featured Book of the Week is Diabesity by Fran Kaufman, M.D.
- This week's Humorous Tidbit is:
My daughter came home from kindergarten and told me that her teacher almost sent her up to the nurse that day because she felt low. "Almost?" I asked (a little concerned). "Yeah," she said, "I was trying to tell her my CRAYON was low, and hard to color with. She didn't understand!"
- You know you're the parent of a child with diabetes when, for Halloween, your child dresses up as a sharps box. See more parent humor.
Featured Diabetes Team Question of the Week
- The Featured Ask the Diabetes Team Question of the Week is:
Because my daughter has type 1, is she at any risk when being vaccinated? She recently got the varicella vaccine.
See the answer.
From the CWD Forums
- From the CWD Forums:
When did you start self adjusting doses without calling into the dr?
General Diabetes Information
- Continuous Glucose Monitoring: Advancements & Uses for People with Diabetes.
Diabetes Blogs and Social Media
- Overnight Glucose Testing: Who Does It and Why?
- I know what the FDA will say and I don't care.
- Reconnected: Shots, Timesulin, and Public Druggery.
- Close Concerns: Dr. Faustman's study investigates the effect of the bacillus Calmette-Guérin (BCG) vaccine on beta cell function in type 1 diabetes.
- Dialoging about Diabetes: PWDs Offer Ways to Improve Communication and Care #5 Leighann Calentine (aka The D-Mom).
- The t:slim Has Arrived.
- Closed-Loop Insulin Therapy Improves Glycemic Control in Children Aged <7 Years.
- Extended Family History of Type 1 Diabetes and Phenotype and Genotype of Newly Diagnosed Children.
- Pancreatic beta Cell Dedifferentiation as a Mechanism of Diabetic beta Cell Failure.
- Pancreas survival in simultaneous pancreas-kidney and pancreas-after-kidney transplantations: A five-year follow-up report.
- Rising Incidence of Type 1 Diabetes in Belgrade Children Aged 0-14 in the Period From 1982 to 2005.
- Use of continuous glucose monitoring as an outcome measure in clinical trials.
- Evaluation of a Novel Continuous Glucose Monitoring-Based Method for Mealtime Insulin Dosing-the iBolus-in Subjects with Type 1 Diabetes Using Continuous Subcutaneous Insulin Infusion Therapy: A Randomized Controlled Trial.
- Sleep disturbances and low psychological well-being are associated with an increased risk of autoimmune diabetes in adults. Results from the Nord-Trøndelag Health Study.
- Diet-induced dysbiosis of the intestinal microbiota and the effects on immunity and disease. Free full text available in HTML and PDF formats.
- Celiac disease in first degree relatives of celiac children.
- Autoantibodies in relatives of celiac disease patients: a follow-up of 6-10 years.
- Complementary and alternative medicine use in children and adolescents with type 1 diabetes.
- What Mom and Dad Don't Know CAN Hurt You: Adolescent Disclosure to and Secrecy From Parents About Type 1 Diabetes.
- Control of type 1 diabetes mellitus and shift work.
- Predictors of quality of life gains among people with type 1 diabetes participating in the Dose Adjustment for Normal Eating (DAFNE) structured education programme.
- A direct comparison of the pharmacodynamic properties of insulin detemir and neutral protamine lispro (NPL) insulin in patients with type 1 diabetes.
- Insulin pump dosing across gestation in women with well-controlled type 1 diabetes mellitus.
- Celiac disease with mild enteropathy is not mild disease.
- Prevalence of celiac disease among blood donors in São Paulo: the most populated city in Brazil. Free full text available in HTML and PDF formats.
- BioLineRx Announces Pre-clinical Results Demonstrating the Safety of BL-7010, an Oral Treatment for Celiac Disease and Gluten Sensitivity.
- Does Gluten Deserve to be on the Public Health Enemies List?
- In Owensboro, Those with Celiac Disease Don't Have to Go Without Goodies.
Diabetes in the Popular Press
- Connor, 6, hailed for quick actions to save diabetic father.
- UCLA vs. Colorado: Will Pericak excels -- Type 1 Diabetes and all.
- Highs and lows: Local author shares stories of Type 1 diabetes.
- Mum campaigning for diabetic children to get life-changing equipment on NHS.
- It’s not easy, but he takes it all in stride.
- To prevent complications of type 1 diabetes, company looks to C-peptide.
- LCT announces positive DIABECELL® Phase I/IIa trial.
- Store-A-Tooth™ Dental Stem Cell Banking Announces Commitment to “Find a Cure” for Type 1 Diabetes.
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