- Monica is 2 1/2 and was diagnosed in June 2000.
- Eliza Jayne is four years old and just started pre-school.
- We have a new Information for Roommates page to help college kids with diabetes broach the subject of diabetes with their roommates.
- Join us for a chat about Food Matters: Fast and Flavorful: Tasty Meals with Less Effort hosted by Robyn Webb on Monday, October 2nd at 9:00 pm Eastern US in the "Food Matters" chat room.
- You can read the transcript from last week's chat about Food Matters: Restaurant Eating: Focus on Fast Foods.
- The New Jersey Department of Education has published its Guidelines for the Care of Students with Diabetes in the School Setting.
- Parents file suit in Orlando to force schools to allow glucagon injections if needed.
- Researchers Discover New Genetic Culprit in Type 2 Diabetes.
- Dr. Glenn McGee of the University of Pennsylvania's Center for Bioethics discusses the discovery of the new diabetes gene.
- Waiting to inhale – news for the diabetes market reports on the progress of inhaled insulin.
- Glycemic Control Worse in African-American Children With Diabetes Than in Whites. (Free Medscape membership required)
- JDF co-sponsored a workshop on Hypoglycemia And The Brain.
- Newspaper article Eat well with diabetes discusses the glycemic index.
- High levels of antibodies to GAD associated with worse glycemic control and worse peripheral nerve function in type 1 diabetes.
- Reduced acute rejection and superior 1-year renal allograft survival with basiliximab in patients with diabetes mellitus.
- Patients with type 1 diabetes who are aware of their hypoglycaemic episodes can drive just as safely as controls, even during periods when they have moderate hypoglycaemia.
- Study shows that endurance training improved the lipid profile in already physically active type 1 diabetic men.
- Study suggests that children with Type 1 diabetes do not have a pervasive deficit in speed of information processing.
- Outcome of pregnancy in diabetic women in northeast England and in Norway.
- Study finds that eating whole-grain products may decrease the risk of Type 2 diabetes mellitus.
- Study shows that people diagnosed with Type 2 diabetes often have signs of disease 10 to 13 years before diagnosis.
- Paper reports on the varying types of HbA1c assays.
- In recent weeks, many local ADA and JDF chapters have held their annual fundraising walks. Here are some local reports from around the country:
- Walkers brave cold for charity.
- Walkers take on diabetes.
- 5 generations join 8th diabetes walk for life.
- Boy manages his diabetes; able to join 700 in walk.
- Search for cure fuels walk in park.
- Walk this way.
- IBM employees can donate to the Diabetes Research Institute through the IBM 2000 Employee/Retiree Charitable Contribution Campaign.
- 'Golden Voice of Soul' Talks About Living with Type 2 Diabetes.
- Last week's poll asked readers what they thought of sweets with regard to diabetes management. This week's poll asks readers why they visit this web site.
- The Featured Book of the Week is The Ten Keys to Helping Your Child Grow Up With Diabetes by Tim Wysocki, Ph.D.
- Computerizing Your Meter is Worth a Look.
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