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Of Continuing Interest

    CWD Events

  1. Make plans to attend CWD's Focus on Technology conference, to be held at the Philadelphia Marriott West in West Conshohocken, Pennsylvania from February 25-26, 2012. Family Scholarships are available from the Diabetes Scholars Foundation.
  2. Make plans to attend CWD's Friends for Life: Orlando 2012 conference, to be held at the Marriott World Center Resort in Orlando, Florida from July 3-8, 2012.

New This Week

    Top Stories

  1. Last week's poll asked readers if they commemorate their diagnosis date. This week's poll asks readers about innovations they expect in 2012.
  2. The Featured Book of the Week is Type 1 Teens: A Guide to Managing Your Life With Diabetes by Korey Hood, PhD.
  3. This week's Humorous Tidbit is:
    I was sending my son a text this morning – he has a stomach bug and low ketones – and my note was "remember, fluids and insulin will make the ketones go away." It autocorrected to "fluids and insulin will make the kittens go away."
  4. You know you're the parent of a child with diabetes when you are watching a football game and report that your team is behind by 4 units and nobody thinks a thing of it. See more parent humor.
  5. Featured Diabetes Team Question of the Week

  6. The Featured Ask the Diabetes Team Question of the Week is:
    We have twice decreased my son's insulin since diagnosis about a year ago. The nurse suspects he has MODY. How can we determine this?
    See the answer.
  7. From the CWD Forums

  8. From the CWD Forums:
    193 to 40 in 45 minutes
  9. Diabetes Blogs

  10. Eight New Diabetes Products to Look for in 2012.
  11. From Abby: Closed Loop Trial (Part I) and recount Abby's experience in a clinical trial of a dual-hormone (insulin and glucagon) closed loop system.
  12. Hypo Ho Ho – by Olly Double.
  13. Support on the Diabetes Journey -- An Interview With DiabetesSisters Founder Brandy Barnes.
  14. He's a Type 1 on TV and in Real Life -- An Interview with Actor Stephen Wallem.
  15. Diabetes Videos

  16. Pump Wear offers a collection of diabetes videos (click on the links on the left side of the page).
  17. Research

  18. How does age at onset influence the outcome of autoimmune diseases? Free full text available in HTML and PDF formats.
  19. Results of pancreas transplantation alone with special attention to native kidney function and proteinuria in type 1 diabetes patients.
  20. Near Normalization of Metabolic and Functional Features of the Central Nervous System in Type 1 Diabetic Patients With End-Stage Renal Disease After Kidney-Pancreas Transplantation.
  21. Daily Care

  22. Insulin Pump Therapy is Equally Effective and Safe in Elderly and Young Type 1 Diabetes Patients.
  23. Psychosocial family factors and glycemic control among children aged 1-15 years with type 1 diabetes: a population-based survey. Free full text available in PDF format.
  24. Determinants of quality of life in adults with type 1 and type 2 diabetes. Free full text available in PDF format.
  25. The impact of renin-angiotensin-aldosterone system inhibitors on Type 1 and Type 2 diabetic patients with and without early diabetic nephropathy.
  26. A pilot study on the effect of telmisartan & ramipril on 24 h blood pressure profile & dipping pattern in type 1 diabetes patients with nephropathy.
  27. Natural course of untreated microalbuminuria in children and adolescents with type 1 diabetes and the importance of diabetes duration and immigrant status: longitudinal analysis from the prospective nationwide German and Austrian diabetes survey DPV.
  28. Celiac

  29. Enterocytes' tight junctions: From molecules to diseases. Free full text available in HTML and PDF formats.
  30. Correlation Between IgA Tissue Transglutaminase Antibody Ratio And Histological Finding In Celiac Disease: A Multicentre Study.
  31. Diagnostic Value of Anti-Deamidated Gliadin Peptide Igg Antibodies for Celiac Disease in Children and Iga Deficient Patients.
  32. Legal and Legislative

  33. Pumps vs. pensions.
  34. Diabetes in the Popular Press

  35. Riding a War Horse to fame.
  36. Living with Diabetes in the US Military.
  37. New device detects diabetes at 'light' speed.

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