- Donnieka is 17 and has had diabetes since 1995.
- We've added a Humorous Tidbits page to share the lighter side of living with diabetes.
- We've updated our page on HbA1c testing, with information about four in-home A1c tests that you can order.
- Read the transcript of the special School Chat with Steph Schwartz. In preparation for the chat, we added links to the following information sources that can help parents with diabetes at school:
- Comparative Analysis: IDEA, Section 504 and the ADA.
- Colorado Advisory Network information about Section 504.
- Using Flow Sheets to Improve Diabetes Care.
- Study finds that respiratory control is compromised very early in children with diabetes, leading to sleep apnea.
- Risk factors for cardiovascular disease in children with Type I diabetes.
- Blood glucose monitoring skills in children with Type I diabetes.
- Diabetes mellitus and helicobacter pylori infection.
- Beneficial effects of increasing monounsaturated fat intake in adolescents with type 1 diabetes.
- Study found that women could begin pump therapy during pregnancy and most continued to use the pump after delivery.
- Study reviews relationship of dietary fat to glucose metabolism.
- Post-prandial administration of the insulin analogue insulin aspart in patients with Type 1 diabetes mellitus.
- Study examined carbohydrate sources and glycaemic control in Type 1 diabetes mellitus.
- What you always wanted to know about HbA1c provides an overview of HbA1c and a link to the German-language paper.
- Incidence of insulin dependent diabetes in youth in Israel.
- Study suggests that the new WHO guidelines do not significantly impact the prevelance of gestational diabetes.
- Insulin secretion and insulin sensitivity in relation to glucose tolerance. See also Impaired Fasting Glucose Distinct From Impaired Glucose Tolerance (free Medscape membership required).
- The Persistent Hyperinsulinemic Hypoglycemia of Infancy web site is dedicated in honor of children who daily cope with the difficulties of PHHI, also known as familial hyperinsulinism (HI) or nesidioblastosis.
- The 450/500 Rule measures insulin sensitivity in people with Type 1 diabetes.
- We review a great new game about diabetes called Learning About Diabetes: A Game For Healthy Living.
- Looking for a new cookbook? Try Cooking with the Dibaetic Chef.
- Last week's poll asked readers if they or their child have been tested for celiac. This week's poll asks readers how often they get an HbA1c test done.
- The Featured Book of the Week is The Discovery of Insulin by Michael Bliss.
- Our list of Magazines and Periodicals is Worth a Look.
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