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    24 December 2015

  1. Fired paramedic with diabetes settles discrimination case.

    16 December 2015

  2. Ohio Bill to Safeguard Insulin Access Passes.

    9 December 2015

  3. When the Public School System Fails a Child With Diabetes.
  4. Are Schools Required to Provide Diabetes Care?
  5. Editorial: Students with diabetes shouldn’t lose class time.
  6. How to Make Canadian Schools Diabetes-Safe.

    25 November 2015

  7. Mom says school banned daughter from trip over diabetes.
  8. Cobb withholds support for subsidising Continuous Glucose Monitoring for people with Type 1 Diabetes.

    25 November 2015

  9. Mom says school banned daughter from trip over diabetes.
  10. Cobb withholds support for subsidising Continuous Glucose Monitoring for people with Type 1 Diabetes.

    17 November 2015

  11. Pennsylvania Lawmakers Call for Type 1 Education.
  12. Parents say Seattle school failed to help diabetic son.
  13. School's quality of diabetes care criticized.

    14 October 2015

  14. CGM Medicare Access Next Steps: Contact Your Local Committee Members!

    7 October 2015

  15. Mother: 'I would rather my daughter dies at home than give her insulin'. See also Diabetic girl must be given insulin despite mother’s stance.

    18 September 2015

  16. Illegally Fired for Hypoglycemia.

    9 September 2015

  17. Diabetic students in Hawaii receive more resources under new law.

    26 August 2015

  18. People with diabetes in North Carolina, their parents, and friends are encouraged to contact their state senators on Reegan's Rule. This legislation will help ensure that parents are educated on signs of type 1 diabetes at children's' wellness visits. The North Carolina house passed the bill in a strong, non-partisan 111 to 6 vote. If you live in North Carolina, see this post at for the quick and easy steps to contact your senator.

    19 August 2015

  19. Teen diabetic gets $75K after being denied insulin during arrest.
  20. Lawsuit: Anderson Schools withheld nursing services for diabetic boy.
  21. New law lets students self-manage diabetes.

    12 August 2015

  22. Paramedic fired for her diabetes wins disability discrimination suit.
  23. New Hawaii law expands school care options for students with diabetes.
  24. Prepping for Back to School When You Have Diabetes.
  25. Opinion: It shouldn't matter where you go to school, but for kids with diabetes, it does.
  26. Young students with diabetes should get equal treatment.
  27. Diabetic alert dog can go to school with student.

    29 July 2015

  28. Senate Hears Testimony for Medicare CGM Coverage.
  29. Father of two branded unfit parent and reported to social services after hypo.

    15 July 2015

  30. School denies program enrollment to child with diabetes in Albertville, Minn.

    24 June 2015

  31. School nurses concerned about repercussions of diabetes bill.

    20 May 2015

  32. Mother of diabetic student sues Eastern High School staff for negligence.

    6 May 2015

  33. Graham pushing legislation to aid diabetes detection.

    22 April 2015

  34. Google Secures Patent for Glucose-Sensing Contact Lens.
  35. Mom says daughter with diabetes unfairly forced to leave Taunton day care center.

    15 April 2015

  36. Congress has Renewed the Special Diabetes Program (SDP) for Two Years.

    8 April 2015

  37. New legislation would increase access to diabetes education.

    2 April 2015

  38. Healthcare resource implications of hypoglycemia-related hospital admissions and inpatient hypoglycemia: retrospective record-linked cohort studies in England.

    25 March 2015

  39. Maryland passed the Public and Nonpublic Schools Student Diabetes Management Program bill.
  40. JAMA Paper Breaks Down Medical Research Funding in the US.

    11 March 2015

  41. Parents want more school help for diabetic students.

    4 March 2015

  42. Diabetic B.C. kids' parents file human-rights complaint over schools' 'one-size-fits all' treatment plan.

    25 February 2015

  43. Moving Toward a National Medical Device Postmarket Surveillance System.

    6 February 2015

  44. Survey demonstrates that suppliers in Medicare's Competitive Bidding Program for Insulin Pumps are not providing products as mandated by law. See also Competitive Bidding Program External Infusion Pumps and Supplies - Issues with Supplier Compliance Impacting Beneficiary Access to Insulin Pumps and Related Supplies.

    7 January 2014

  45. New laws include insulin training for school staff.

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