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Of Continuing Interest

    CWD Events

  1. Make plans to attend Friends for Life 2015, to be held at Disney's Coronado Springs Resort from Monday, July 6th, through Sunday, July 12th, 2015.
  2. Make plans to attend our Focus on Technology: Anaheim 2015 conference, to be held at the Disneyland Hotel in Anaheim, California from September 18 - 20, 2015.

New This Week

    Top Stories

  1. Last week's poll asked readers how often they receive a retinal photograph as part of their diabetes care. This week's poll asks parents how soon after their child was diagnosed they began going out with their spouse.
  2. The Featured Book of the Week is Gluten Freedom by Alessio Fasano, MD.
  3. This week's Humorous Tidbit is:
    The other day my mom texted me this: "2 100's today". She watches my son Cole while I attend college full time. I texted back, "good, I changed his basal the other day". She texted back, "No, I was talking about his school work -- two 100% on his school work." We both laughed really hard -- this would only happen if you had a child with diabetes.
  4. You know you're the parent of a child with diabetes when you clean the lint trap of your clothes dryer and find a bunch of test strips. See more parent humor.
  5. Featured Diabetes Team Question of the Week

  6. The Featured Ask the Diabetes Team Question of the Week is:
    Since getting a Depo Provera shot for her PCOS, my daughter's blood sugars have remained between 300 and 600 mg/dl [16.7 and 33.3 mmol/L]. Is this from the shot? How long will this last?
    See the answer.
  7. From the CWD Forums

  8. From the CWD Forums:
    Experiences with Freestyle Libre
  9. Diabetes Basics

  10. The Management of Type 1 Diabetes and Management of Type-1 and Type-2 Diabetes Mellitus in Children offer current guidelines on caring for diabetes in children.
  11. Studies and Surveys

  12. The ATG-GCSF New Onset Study is recruiting patients ages 12 to 45 within three months of diagnosis. If this is you or a member of your family, please enroll.
  13. PERL (Preventing Early Renal Loss in Diabetes) is a clinical trial for people with type 1 diabetes who have early signs of kidney problems. Our goal is to test a new way to reduce loss of kidney function using a safe and inexpensive medicine. We are seeking adults with type 1 diabetes to participate in our study.
  14. The T1D Exchange Living Biobank collects blood samples needed by the scientific community for type 1 research and stores additional samples for future use. Please join.
  15. Diabetes Care Products

  16. The BD AutoShield Duo™ has two shields to ensure that the pen needle is never exposed.
  17. Diabetes Blogs and Social Media

  18. For the Last Time, I Have Type 1 Diabetes, Not Type 2 Diabetes! There's a Big Difference.
  19. Research

  20. Clinical Results of an Automated Artificial Pancreas Using Technosphere Inhaled Insulin to Mimic First-Phase Insulin Secretion.
  21. Type 1 diabetes: A predictable disease. Free full text available in HTML and PDF formats.
  22. Efficacy of a long-acting c-peptide analogue against peripheral neuropathy in streptozotocin-diabetic mice.
  23. Glycemia, Hypoglycemia, and Costs of Simultaneous Islet-Kidney or Islet After Kidney Transplantation Versus Intensive Insulin Therapy and Waiting List for Islet Transplantation.
  24. White matter hyperintensities in middle-aged adults with childhood-onset type 1 diabetes.
  25. Living Donor Kidney Transplantation Preceding Pancreas Transplantation Reduces Mortality in Type 1 Diabetics With End-stage Renal Disease.
  26. Straylight, lens yellowing and aberrations of eyes in Type 1 diabetes. Free full text available in HTML and PDF formats.
  27. Daily Care

  28. Effect of aerobic and anaerobic exercises on glycemic control in type 1 diabetic youths. Free full text available in HTML and PDF formats.
  29. Perception of difficulty and glucose control: Effects on academic performance in youth with type I diabetes. Free full text available in HTML and PDF formats.
  30. Eating disorders in adolescents with type 1 diabetes: Challenges in diagnosis and treatment. Free full text available in HTML and PDF formats.
  31. Let's Empower and Prepare (LEAP): Evaluation of a Structured Transition Program for Young Adults With Type 1 Diabetes.
  32. Telehealth interventions to reduce management complications in type 1 diabetes: A review. Free full text available in HTML and PDF formats.
  33. Checking In: A Pilot of a Physician-Delivered Intervention to Increase Parent-Adolescent Communication About Blood Glucose Monitoring.
  34. The psychological impact of living with diabetes: Descriptive findings from the DAWN2 study in Denmark.
  35. Hope matters to the glycemic control of adolescents and young adults with type 1 diabetes.
  36. Integrating Visual Dietary Documentation in Mobile-Phone-Based Self-Management Application for Adolescents With Type 1 Diabetes.
  37. Diabetic Ketoacidosis and Acute Mountain Sickness: Case Report and Review of Treatment Options in Type 1 Diabetes Mellitus.
  38. Increased carotid intima-media thickness (CIMT) levels in patients with type 1 diabetes mellitus (T1DM): A meta-analysis.
  39. Insulin resistance in patients with type 1 diabetes assessed by glucose clamp studies: systematic review and meta-analysis.
  40. Type 1 Diabetes in Young Adulthood.
  41. Analysis of Continuous Glucose Monitoring in Pregnant Women With Diabetes: Distinct Temporal Patterns of Glucose Associated With Large-for-Gestational-Age Infants.
  42. Trends in the incidence of diabetes, its clinical sequelae, and associated costs in pregnancy.
  43. Celiac

  44. Identification of Pseudolysin (lasB) as an Aciduric Gluten-Degrading Enzyme with High Therapeutic Potential for Celiac Disease.
  45. The Truth About Gluten.
  46. Diabetes in the Popular Press

  47. National study to test unborn babies for type 1 diabetes, attracts major funding.
  48. How the data revolution could transform the way people live with diabetes.
  49. Arlington softball player inspired by battle with diabetes.
  50. Ayala High's Jonathan Buckley pitches a winner against diabetes.
  51. Brandon Morrow: ML pitcher, T1 diabetic. See also How Padres pitcher Brandon Morrow helped form one of California's brightest baseball prospects.
  52. Michelle Kaufman: U.S. soccer fans should be excited about Jordan Morris.
  53. Warning over youth diabetes deaths.
  54. Press Releases

  55. Helmsley Charitable Trust Awards $8.7 Million to Leading Research Institutions Across Globe to Launch Type 1 Diabetes Prevention Initiative.

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