September 3-5, 2004
The Westin Grand, Washington, D.C.
February 10-14, 2005
Departs from Fort Lauderdale, Florida
Of Continuing Interest
- Applications for the Ascensia Dream Fund are due by September 10, 2004. If you're 18 or older and have diabetes, you could win $150,000 to pursue your dream.
New This Week
- Join us for our first Focus on Pumping conference from September 3-5, 2004 at the Westin Grand hotel in Washington, D.C. If you're not sure about pump therapy, you can even try a pump using saline.
- We updated our report from the AADE 2004 Annual Meeting to include summaries of three sessions related to nutrition.
- Jenn is 14 and recently went back on the pump.
- Bethany is 10 and lives in the UK.
- Bill Bell receives first 75-year-on-insulin award from Lilly in August 2004.
- Novo Nordisk Canada has a collection of patient information about Novo Nordisk products for Canadians. The Signs and Symptoms of Hypoglycemia and Hyperglycemia would make a great handout at school.
- Read the transcript from last week's Back to School chat with Crystal Jackson of the ADA.
- The Pediatric Diabetes Program at UCSF is holding their second annual, "Pediatric Diabetes Symposium and Kids Kamp", on Saturday, October 9, 2004, 8 - 12 Noon, at the UCSF Laurel Heights Campus.
- Type 1 diabetes mellitus in childhood: a matched case control study in Lancashire and Cumbria, UK.
- Temporary Preservation of beta-Cell Function by Diazoxide Treatment in Childhood Type 1 Diabetes.
- Clonal identification of multipotent precursors from adult mouse pancreas that generate neural and pancreatic lineages. See also Study identifies possible stem cells in pancreas.
- Regeneration of the heart in diabetes by selective copper chelation.
- Sugar-Sweetened Beverages, Weight Gain, and Incidence of Type 2 Diabetes in Young and Middle-Aged Women . See also full text in HTML and PDF formats.
- Statin use in Type 2 diabetes mellitus is associated with a delay in starting insulin.
- Population-Based Assessment of Familial Clustering of Diabetic Nephropathy in Type 1 Diabetes.
- Rates of Glucose Change Measured by Blood Glucose Meter and the GlucoWatch Biographer During Day, Night, and Around Mealtimes.
- Hypoglycaemia and driving in people with insulin-treated diabetes: adherence to recommendations for avoidance.
- BioCritque offers comments on Risk of complications of pregnancy in women with type 1 diabetes: nationwide prospective study in the Netherlands.
- Effect of a High-Protein, Low-Carbohydrate Diet on Blood Glucose Control in People With Type 2 Diabetes.
- We have updated information about the DREDF Compliance Complaint against the California Department of Education.
- Defeating diabetes.
- Shives won't let diabetes throw her off stride.
- Pitcher Copes With Stress of College Baseball, Hardship of Diabetes.
- Ride to raise awareness rolls to finish.
- Aussie Band Tours to Raise Awareness on Stem Cell Research.
- Transition Therapeutics Licenses Diabetes Regenerative Therapy to Novo Nordisk A/S.
- This week's Humorous Tidbit is:
The other day, my 11 year old was watching a basketball game. He said, "The other teams needs 3 more units to win." Too funny!
- Last week's poll asked readers if they reuse lancets or syringes. This week's poll asks readers about their insulin regimen.
- FreeStyle Flash blood glucose monitoring system. Now test with the world's smallest meter! Free when you purchase a minimum of 50 FreeStyle test strips! Free Data Cable for your computer via mail in offer. Please visit Diabetic Express to see our complete line of over 1000 other Diabetes supplies. Diabetic Express is the proud Online Store partner of Children with Diabetes.
- The Featured Book of the Week is Understanding Insulin-Dependent Diabetes, 10th Edition by H. Peter Chase, M.D.
- Our page about HbA1c Measurement is Worth a Look.
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