- Join us for our special chat this week about Feelings Matter: Happy Holidays? When It's NOT Like A Greeting Card! with Wendy Satin-Rapaport, on Tuesday, December 26th at 9pm Eastern in the Feelings Matter chat room.
- Read the transcripts from our two special chats from last week:
- The Skinny on Fat from December 18th.
- Virtual Supprt Group: Type 2 Diabetes from December 20th.
- Camps for kids with diabetes with updated schedules for 2001 include:
- Camp Crestfield in Slippery Rock, Pennsylvania offers excitement for kids with diabetes.
- Camp Glyndon in Marlyand provides a camping experience not only for kids with diabetes, but for their families too!
- Camp LADD is day camp for children with diabetes located in Cortland, N.Y.
- Diabetes Camp at Green Lane is located among hundreds of beautiful rolling acres in rural Montgomery County, Pennsylvania.
- Low-Dose Ramipril Reduces Microalbuminuria in Type 1 Diabetic Patients Without Hypertension.
- Risk of Nephropathy Can Be Detected Before the Onset of Microalbuminuria During the Early Years After Diagnosis of Type 1 Diabetes.
- Study confirms that hyperglycaemia plays a major role in the development of microvascular complications in kidneys and eyes, and emphasises the need for optimal glycaemic control in children and adolescents with Type 1 diabetes.
- Intensive diabetes management decreases Na-Li countertransport in young subjects with Type 1 diabetes and enlarged kidneys.
- New Zealand corporation shares patent on rights to research linking milk with the onset of diabetes.
- Study finds subtle evidence of recognition memory impairments in children of mothers with Type 1 diabetes.
- Novel cream being studied as possible aid in diabetic neuropathy.
- Yale researcher seeks to prevent diabetes in inner-city youths.
- Screening for the IDDM high-risk genotype. A rapid microtitre plate method using serum as source of DNA.
- Treatment of diabetic nephropathy.
- Study examined growth in kids with Type 1 diabetes.
- Episodes of Severe Hypoglycemia in Type 1 Diabetes Are Preceded and Followed within 48 Hours by Measurable Disturbances in Blood Glucose.
- High Prevalence of the Polycystic Ovary Syndrome and Hirsutism in Women with Type 1 Diabetes Mellitus.
- Lack of Suppression of Glucagon Contributes to Postprandial Hyperglycemia in Subjects with Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus.
- Postnatal elimination of transplacentally acquired disease-associated antibodies in infants born to families with type 1 diabetes.
- The British Medical Journal reports on cases of dogs detecting hypoglycemia in owners.
- Insulin desensitization with insulin lispro and an insulin pump in a 5-year-old child.
- Brothers create new support system for people with diabetes.
- Low-Dose Aspirin Does Not Alter Kidney Function in Type 1 Diabetes. (Free Medscape membership required)
- Fasting and Diabetes Mellitus includes recommendations for fasting during Ramadan.
- The Washington Post ran an article about Type 2 in kids entitled 'Child-Onset' Diabetes.
- Michigan law would require insurers to cover equipment, education.
- A Metaphor of the Life with Type 1 Diabetes offers a perspective on the challenges of living with Type 1 diabetes.
- Jade's Cure for Diabetes promotes a book about living with diabetes, written by nine-year-old Jade. See also a news story about Jade.
- Pitt football player Turman overcomes diabetes, sets example for young kids with diabetes.
- A football player's 'selfless act' raises money for the cure.
- Ivanhoe's Medical Breakthroughs has information and news related to diabetes.
- Last week's poll asked readers if they ever skip meals. This week's poll asks readers if they reward their children to gain cooperation with insulin injections and blood tests.
- The Featured Book of the Week is Sugar-Free Toddlers by Susan Watson.
- Our page about the Alberta Foundation Islet Transplants is Worth a Look.
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