Upcoming CWD Conferences
Friends for Life® Orlando 2016
July 5-10, 2016
Orlando World Center Marriott
Fourth of July Fireworks Fundraiser
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Docu-Diabetes II Call for Movies
Friends for Life® Anaheim 2016
September 16-18, 2016, 2016
Of Continuing Interest
- Suspend Medicare's Dangerous Competitive Bidding Program for Diabetes Testing Supplies. This is very important.
- Type 1 Diabetes Counselor/Assistant Needed For All Girls Camp in the Berkshires.
- Many thanks to Dexcom for including Children with Diabetes in their 10 Year Anniversary giving program.
New This Week
- Tell the FDA Your Opinions on Using CGM For Insulin Dosing.
- Diabetes and Ramadan Practical Guidelines.
- Last week's poll asked readers if they have considered adding medications designed for people with type 2 diabetes to their diabetes care regimen. This week's poll asks our readers about themselves.
- The Featured Book of the Week is Balancing Diabetes: Conversations about finding happiness and living well by Kerri Sparling.
- This week's Humorous Tidbit is:
I work at a daycare center and all the kids were curious about my new pump. I explained to them that when I eat, I push some buttons and it gives me insulin, and that keeps me healthy. I told them that it was very important that I do this. After snack time I was cleaning up and grabbed a few cheerios to eat. Then when I went to play with the kids again, one four-year-old crossed her arms and looked at me sternly. "Erica, are you going to push the buttons or am I going to have to?" It was so cute that they were taking care of me!
- You know you're the parent of a child with diabetes when you're proud when your 3 year old can 'aim' to hit the ketone test strip. See more parent humor.
Featured Diabetes Team Question of the Week
- The Featured Ask the Diabetes Team Question of the Week is:
My wife believes that type 1 "goes sideways" genetically, that because her siblings have it, she is a carrier of the disease. Is this correct?
See the answer.
From the CWD Forums
- From the CWD Forums:
Mealtimes and balancing T1D and non-D kids' needs
- Camp Kudzu seeks adult male volunteers to serve as camp counselors from June 4-10 and June 11-17. Details can be found at www.campkudzu.org/volunteers/at-camp/. The online application is accessible at campkudzu.campmanagement.com/p/register_staff.php. Contact Ashley Conant, firstname.lastname@example.org, for more information.
- Ketones â€” The 6 Must-Knows.
- Be a part of The Human Trial legacy by helping to fund this amazing documentary film.
Studies, Focus Groups, and Surveys
- TrialReach offers a central source for searching for diabetes clinical trials in the United States.
- Teens with T1D: Considering the insulin pump or CGM? You're needed in a new study about shared decision making with your parents. Learn more at https://apps.nemoursresearch.org/redcap/surveys/?s=ALNAPAR7T7
- PERL (Preventing Early Renal Loss in Diabetes) is a clinical trial for people with type 1 diabetes who have early signs of kidney problems. The goal is to test a new way to reduce loss of kidney function using a safe and inexpensive medicine. We are seeking adults (age 18 or older) with type 1 diabetes to participate in our study. Please sign up if you are eligible.
Diabetes in School
- Management of type 1 diabetes in school.
Diabetes in Social Media
- Diabetes is evil but the DOC is unconditional love.
- Owning our space.
- J&Jâ€™s OneTouch Via Mealtime Insulin Delivery Device + First Look at its Artificial Pancreas Device.
- The Price of Diabetes in the U.S.
- DKA: Raising Awareness To Save Lives.
- First Month of My Insulin Pump Break.
- Goodbye to Artie the Artificial Pancreas.
- Cellnovo and TypeZero Partner to Create Artificial Pancreas.
- Just How Smart Will â€śSmart Insulinâ€ť Be?
- Your Insulin May Be Getting Smarter.
- Top 30 Diabetes Blogs You Should Be Reading in 2016.
Diabetes Videos and Podcasts
- JDRF's Dr. Aaron Kowalski offers a JDRF Top Advances update.
- Available September 2016: T1D College Graduate Wanted - Jackson, Wyoming
Our adventurous family is looking for a Type 1D to join our team for 9-12 months. Housing & utilities provided in exchange for about 15 hours of child care each week for a 7-year-old and 6-year-old, both with type 1 diabetes. You must be family oriented, an outstanding T1 role model and like the outdoor mountain town lifestyle. Tell us about yourself and we will send you a detailed job description. We can be reached via email at email@example.com.
- Day-and-Night Closed-Loop Control Using the Unified Safety System in Adolescents With Type 1 Diabetes at Camp.
- Generation of Functional Beta-Like Cells from Human Exocrine Pancreas. Free full text available in HTML and PDF formats.
- Neonatal vitamin D status is not associated with later risk of type 1 diabetes: results from two large Danish population-based studies.
- Predictors of slow progression to diabetes in children with multiple islet autoantibodies.
- Pancreas-protective effect of rituximab for acute-onset type 1 diabetes in the honeymoon period: a case report. Free full text available in HTML and PDF formats.
- Experimental Therapy Shows Promise for Type 1 Diabetes.
- Current outcomes in islet versus solid organ pancreas transplant for Î˛-cell replacement in type 1 diabetes.
- Retention of gene expression in porcine islets after agarose encapsulation and long-term culture.
- Long-term Cognitive Implications of Intrauterine Hyperglycemia in Adolescent Offspring of Women With Type 1 Diabetes (the EPICOM Study).
- Association of HbA1c to BOLUS Scores Among Youths with Type 1 Diabetes.
- GLP-1 Agonists in Type 1 Diabetes Mellitus: A Review of the Literature.
- 25-Hydroxyvitamin D and glycemic control: A cross-sectional study of children and adolescents with type 1 diabetes.
- How are metabolic control targets of patients with Type 1 diabetes mellitus achieved in daily practice in the area with high diabetes prevalence?
- Glycaemic control in type 1 diabetes mellitus among children and adolescents in a resource limited setting in Dar es Salaam - Tanzania. Free full text available in HTML and PDF formats.
- Towards a better understanding of type 1 diabetes.
- The Clinical and Economic Impact of the V-GoÂ® Disposable Insulin Delivery Device for Insulin Delivery in Patients with Poorly Controlled Diabetes at High Risk.
- Celiac Disease Negatively Influences Lipid Profiles in Youngest Children With Type 1 Diabetes: Effect of the Gluten-Free Diet.
- New Stanford celiac disease resource offers help with gluten-free diets.
- Managing Celiac Disease for Women: Implications for the Primary Care Provider.
- How much can Celiac Disease affect an athlete's performance?
- A New Technique Improves the Detection of Gluten in Food â€“ A Boost for those with Celiac Disease.
Legal and Legislative
- Substandard Type 1 Diabetes Care in Utah School Alleged.
Diabetes in the Popular Press
- The Surprising Way Baby Daddy's Derek Theler Conceals His Insulin Pump When He Goes Shirtless on TV. See also Baby Daddy's Derek Theler on Growing Up with Type 1 Diabetes: My Parents Lived in Fear I'd Go into Insulin Shock.
- Smart pumps, smarter insulin: Boston's T1D Exchange aids innovation in type 1 diabetes.
- Pancreas procedure for Type 1 diabetes.
- Man hauls anvil up mountain to support diabetic daughter.
- Diabetes award for school.
- A Ride Worth Taking: Family Raises Big Money for Type 1 Diabetes.
- From London to Ottawa: Mom walks to Parliament Hill for diabetes awareness.
- Taking action against discrimination in Kuwait.
- Educate Your Immune System.
- Valeritas Announces Retrospective Analysis of the V-GoÂ® Disposable Insulin Delivery Device Published Online in Drugs-Real World Outcomes, an International, Peer-Reviewed Journal.
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