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Of Continuing Interest

  1. Join your friends from Children with Diabetes at our first official event -- a trip to Orlando, Florida in June 2000.

  2. The Discovery of Insulin by Michael Bliss is now available in the Children with Diabetes Online Store.

New This Week

  1. Lauren is sixteen and plays the trumpet in band.

  2. Scott is eight and loves to play sports and the drums.

  3. Zachary is five and lives in Pennsylvania.

  4. Molly is twelve and is going to be a model or an actress.

  5. Cayley is one-and-a-half and was diagnosed in December 1999.

  6. Camps for kids with diabetes that have updated dates for the 2000 camping season include:

    1. Camp Clara Barton provides summer camping, a coed Adventure Camp for high school students with diabetes, and year-round weekend programs for youth with diabetes, families and friends.

    2. Camp Leo near Tacoma, Washington, offers kids a wonderful time in the great outdoors.

    3. Gales Creek, in Lake Oswego, Oregon, is located on 36 acres of beautiful woodland.

  7. Give Leeza a CyberSmooch to Raise Dollars for JDF-Supported Research.

  8. Tennis Players Ages 14-21 with Type 1 Diabetes Eligible for $5,000 Award.

  9. Chat with Dr. Sam Wentworth on Feb 9 and 9:00 pm Eastern US about diabetes in Russia and the Russian kids he helps.

  10. Visitors from Israel can check out the new Hebrew diabetes site. You'll need Hebrew language support to read the site.

  11. Advocating for the Child With Diabetes reviews the American Diabetes Association's position statement titled "Care of Children With Diabetes in the School and Day Care Setting," as well as the legal supports for such management.

  12. Study finds no association between parental occupational social mixing and the risk of childhood Type 1 diabetes.

  13. Screening for microalbuminuria in type 1 diabetes.

  14. Modulation of Humoral Islet Autoimmunity by Pancreas Allotransplantation Influences Allograft Outcome in Patients With Type 1 Diabetes.

  15. American Diabetes Association Applauds Vice President Gore’s Support of Increased Funding for Diabetes Research, Other Candidates Urged to Follow Suit.

  16. The mission of the Thomas E. Starzl Transplantation Institute is to foster a multidisciplinary approach to the continual improvement in the clinical, scientific, and social aspects of transplantation.

  17. Last week's poll asked readers if they would use an insulin pump if it were free. This week's poll asks readers if they use a computer to help manage their blood sugar readings.

  18. The Featured Book of the Week is Convenience Food Facts by Arlene Monk, RD, LD, CDE, and Nancy Cooper, RD, LD, CDE.

  19. Books and Videos for Children and Teens are Worth a Look.

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