- Brian is almost 12 and uses a pump.
- The American Diabetes Association is accepting applications for the 2002 National Youth Advocate. Applications are due by February 15, 2002.
- Join us for a Holiday Feelings with Dr. Jill Weissberg-Benchell, on Monday, December 17th at 9pm Eastern in the Holiday Feelings Room.
- Read the transcript from the Holiday Meal Planning with Mike Schurig that was held on Wednesday, December 12th.
- Looking for a stocking stuffer? We recommend the Marissa Bear that supports the Children with Diabetes Foundation fund research into a cure.
- Scientists develop a "vaccine" against diabetes.
- Immunology of Diabetes Society is an international collaborative initiative set up to advance research related to the etiology, pathogenesis, prevention and cure of type 1 diabetes. Be sure to read their list of research trials.
- JDRF has published an updated Research E-Newsletter.
- Prevention of morphological changes in alginate microcapsules for islet xenotransplantation.
- Magnesium reduces insulin-stimulated glucose uptake and serum lipid concentrations in type 1 diabetes.
- Health-related quality of life in type 1 diabetic patients and influence of peripheral nerve involvement.
- Body composition assessment in type 1 diabetes mellitus patients over 15 years old.
- Risk factors for progression to proliferative diabetic retinopathy in the EURODIAB Prospective Complications Study.
- Postprandial blood glucose as a risk factor for cardiovascular disease in Type II diabetes: the epidemiological evidence.
- The Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ) has published a paper on Improving Care for Diabetes Patients Through Intensive Therapy and a Team Approach.
- New HbA1c test approved by the FDA for home use.
- Help North Carolina State Senator Patrick Ballantine pass legislation to prevent discrimination against children with diabetes in schools in North Carolina.
- Deep Dark Hot Chocolate is a perfect warm up on a cold winter day.
- Last week's poll asked readers how often they do middle of the night blood tests. This week's poll asks readers how often they or their children with diabetes skip a meal.
- The Featured Book of the Week is The Diabetic Gourmet by Francine Prince.
- Flying with Diabetes is Worth a Look.
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