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Of Continuing Interest

    CWD Events

  1. CWD's Friends for Life UK 2011 conference, to be held at Beaumont House, Old Windsor, Berkshire from October 28-30, 2011, is currently sold out.
  2. Make plans to attend CWD's Focus on Technology conference, to be held at at the Renaissance Seattle Hotel in Seattle, Washington from November 18-20, 2011.
  3. Make plans to attend CWD's Family Support Weekend, to be held at the Marriott Harbor Beach Resort & Spa in Fort Lauderdale, Florida from December 30, 2011 - January 1, 2012.

New This Week

    Top Stories

  1. We report on CWD's Friends for Life: Orlando 2011 conference.
  2. Lilly and Disney have teamed up on the Once Upon a Time Contest, to bring a family to Friends for Life Orlando 2012.
  3. Scholarships are now available for CWD's Focus on Technology conference, to be held in Seattle from November 18-20, 2011.
  4. Emily is 8 and was diagnosed in June 2011.
  5. Last week's poll asked readers about reusing diabetes products. This week's poll asks readers how they get their HbA1c measured.
  6. The Featured Book of the Week is Smart Pumping for People with Diabetes, edited by Howard Wolpert, MD.
  7. This week's Humorous Tidbit is:
    We were getting our puppy certified to be a therapy dog and we had to get a letter from the vet saying that she was healthy. This includes taking a stool sample to the vet. So after I "gathered" the sample and put it into a plastic baggy I noticed something black. After taking a look, it noticed what it was -- the dog had eaten a test strip!
  8. You know you're the parent of a child with diabetes when you get an advertisement online saying that they have the perfect pump and you wonder, "Animas or Medtronic?", only to find out it is a shoe store advertisement. See more parent humor.
  9. Featured Diabetes Team Question of the Week

  10. The Featured Ask the Diabetes Team Question of the Week is:
    Diagnosed four months ago, my young son tested negative for autoantibodies. Should we have the tests done again? Is it possible to have type 1 diabetes without any autoantibodies? Are there any other tests he should have?
    See the answer.
  11. From the CWD Forums

  12. From the CWD Forums:
    Worries of Second Child Getting Diabetes
  13. Studies and Surveys

  14. Kids between the ages of 12 and 17 with type 1 diabetes are needed for studies on the artificial pancreas project.
  15. Diabetes Blogs

  16. CWD: Pregnancy and Diabetes.
  17. Children with Diabetes FFL: Not Just Kids Stuff Anymore.
  18. 10 Things We Women with Diabetes Want You to Know.
  19. A Smart Woman's Guide to Diabetes.
  20. Research

  21. Being born in Sweden increases the risk for type 1 diabetes - a study of migration of children to Sweden as a natural experiment.
  22. Current state of type 1 diabetes immunotherapy: incremental advances, huge leaps, or more of the same?
  23. Increased Numbers of Low-Oxygenated Pancreatic Islets After Intraportal Islet Transplantation.
  24. Daily Care

  25. The Effect of Glycemic Variability on Counterregulatory Hormone Responses to Hypoglycemia in Young Children and Adolescents with Type 1 Diabetes.
  26. Celiac

  27. Clinical and immunological features of celiac disease in patients with Type 1 diabetes mellitus.
  28. Increased Incidence of Eosinophilic Esophagitis in Children and Adults With Celiac Disease.
  29. Celiac Disease: A Look into its Pathogenesis.
  30. Diabetes in the Popular Press

  31. Lives wasted as FDA stalls on diabetes care.
  32. DR. PONDER: Diabetes care includes emergency preparation.
  33. "Iron Andy" inspires kids with diabetes.
  34. Camp gives children tips to manage diabetes.
  35. Amalia takes her case to Holyrood.

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