Of Continuing Interest
- The Family Support Network includes almost 900 families from 50 states and 26 countries who are there to help. If you're new to diabetes, the Family Support Network will help you connect with families near you. If you haven't joined, please become part of the Family Support Network.
- Struggling to pay for diabetes supplies? The Supplies for CWD Foundation can help.
- Wear one of our "Insulin Is Not A Cure" or "I Believe" (in a cure) bracelets (or both!) to help raise money for research, scholarships, and supplies for families in need.
New This Week
- Plan on coming to our Focus on Pumping regional conference at the San Diego Marriott Mission Valley, San Diego, California, from September 9-11, 2005.
- The Education for Children with Diabetes Foundation Announces Scholarships for CWD's 2005 Friends for Life Conference.
- The Quilt for Life added two panels last week, bringing the total to 401. CWD will be displaying the Quilt for Life at the 2005 Scientific Sessions of the American Diabetes Association in San Diego from June 10-14, 2005. If you're considering making a quilt panel, please do so soon so yours can be included at the ADA conference.
- Summer camps for kids with diabetes that have updated information for the 2005 camping season include:
- Camp Panther is a day camp for kids with diabetes in Tacoma, Washington.
- The 2005 National Conference of the Diabetes Exercise and Sports Association will be held in West Chester, Pennsylvania from May 12-14, 2005.
- Summer camp counselor needed to help 13-year-old pump user during seven-week sleep over camp in the Adirondack Mountains.
- Nanny / au pair needed in New York City for the summer.
- Pancreas donation for islet transplantation.
- Pancreas islet transplantation in patients with type 1 diabetes mellitus after kidney transplantation.
- Kidney-Pancreas Transplants: Is It So Difficult to Start a Program?
- Dynamics of diabetes-associated autoantibodies in young children with human leukocyte antigen-conferred risk of type 1 diabetes recruited from the general population.
- Bone calcium changes during diabetic ketoacidosis: A comparison with lactic acidosis due to volume depletion.
- Impact of insulin on microvascular blood flow and endothelial cell function in the postprandial state in patients with Type 1 diabetes.
- Increased plasma adiponectin concentrations are associated with microangiopathy in type 1 diabetic subjects.
- Beneficial autoimmunity in Type 1 diabetes mellitus.
- Flexible insulin therapy with glargine insulin improved glycemic control and reduced severe hypoglycemia among preschool-aged children with type 1 diabetes mellitus.
- Population-based study of incidence and risk factors for cerebral edema in pediatric diabetic ketoacidosis.
- Depressive symptoms predict hospitalization for adolescents with type 1 diabetes mellitus.
- Effect of Intensive Glycemic Control on Levels of Markers of Inflammation in Type 1 Diabetes Mellitus in the Diabetes Control and Complications Trial.
- Pendra goes Dutch: lessons for the CE mark in Europe.
- Optimal use of quick-acting insulin analogue in combination with basal insulin and its long-term effect in Japanese children and adolescents with type 1 diabetes.
- Age, metabolic control and type of insulin regime influences health-related quality of life in children and adolescents with type 1 diabetes mellitus.
- Long-term interactive group education for type 1 diabetic patients.
- Association of sleep time with diabetes mellitus and impaired glucose tolerance.
- Internet program launched to prevent blindness in diabetic patients.
- Can tissue transglutaminase antibody titers replace small-bowel biopsy to diagnose celiac disease in select pediatric populations?
- Serologic testing for celiac disease in young adults--a cost-effect analysis.
- Tissue transglutaminase antibodies in celiac disease, comparison of an enzyme linked immunosorbent assay and a dot blot assay.
- The contemporary clinical picture of the celiac disease in children.
- Intestinal permeability in long-term follow-up of patients with celiac disease on a gluten-free diet.
- Nutritional Status in Adolescents and Young Adults with Screen-Detected Celiac Disease.
- Serological and genetic markers in the diagnosis and follow-up of coeliac disease. Free full text in Spanish in HTML and PDF formats.
- Mechanisms underlying celiac disease and its neurologic manifestations.
- Gliadin as a stimulator of innate responses in celiac disease.
- Clinical reasoning and decision-marking in practice. A general practitioner with long-standing anaemia.
- Living Without is a magazine for people with celiac disease and other food allergies.
- Diabetes: Erika's Story.
- Head on: Fourth grader faces type 1 diabetes.
- Team Type 1 is about funding research for a cure. The bicycling team also has a blog.
- Patients turn to the Web to share treatment details.
- Working For A Cure: Great Falls family raising money for diabetes research.
- Massachusetts' Lauren Stanford of Plymouth Named One of America's Top Ten Youth Volunteers.
- Diabetic driver talks about incident.
- Boy's wheel hero when illness hits.
- Students share individual stories about how they deal with disorder.
- Dealing with Diabetes.
- Juvenile diabetes symptoms getting harder for parents to spot.
- Non-injectable insulin debuts in Ecuador.
- CVS Signs On as Presenting Sponsor of John Ratzenberger's "Newport Under the Stars" Extravaganza.
- June 1st Deadline For Scholarships For Tennis Players With Diabetes.
- American Diabetes Association and Entelos Develop Computer Model for Type 1 Diabetes.
- Natural Feast offers gourmet pies that are gluten-free, and made without refined sugars, hydrogenated oils, artificial additives or GMO ingredients.
- This week's Humorous Tidbit is:
My son, Chad, was diagnosed at age four. That year we bought him a hamster. He named it "Sugar." Next year we bought another hamster when Sugar ran away after the cage was accidentally left open. He named the next hamster, "Cookie." We could only guess what was on his mind!
- You know you're the parent of a child with diabetes when your child falls and before you ask if they're okay you ask, "How's your pump site?" See more parent humor.
- Last week's poll asked readers when they think type 1 diabetes will be cured. This week's poll asks readers about who is primarily responsible for their child's diabetes care.
- FREE ACCU-CHEK Compact blood glucose monitor after Manufacturer's Rebate and Trade-in! Brand new meter from Accu-Chek! Never Handle Test Strips Again! Touch button and strip appears automatically. Apply small sample. Results in approximately 15 seconds. Touch button again and strip ejects automatically. From Diabetic Express, the online store partner and a sponsor of Children with Diabetes.
- The Featured Book of the Week is Diabetic Eye Disease by A. Paul Chous, M.A., O.D.
- Our page about Lantus is Worth a Look.
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