Of Continuing Interest
- Make plans to attend Friends for Life Falls Church 2016, to be held at the Fairview Park Marriott in Falls Church, Virginia, from Friday, April 8th, through Sunday, April 10th, 2016.
Other Stories of Continuing Interest
- Sign up for the University of Florida Pediatric Endocrinology World Diabetes Day "BLUE CIRCLE" Photo Contest.
- Have you ever thought about interning at a leading diabetes company? Well, now's your chance! The 2016 Students With Diabetes Internship Program is accepting applications now through December 15, 2015. For more information visit www.studentswithdiabetes.com/685-2.
New This Week
- Our Gluten Free Candy list can help families with celiac enjoy Trick-Or-Treat.
- Last week's poll asked readers what they use most often to treat hypoglycemia. This week's poll asks readers about what time of day they most worry about hypoglycemia.
- 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:
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!
- You know you're the parent of a child with diabetes when your child holds up a box in the grocery store and, when you ask "How much?", the nice bystander says "$2.99" and your child says, "15 carbs for one serving." See more parent humor.
Featured Diabetes Team Question of the Week
- The Featured Ask the Diabetes Team Question of the Week is:
After my dentist put me on methylphenidate, my blood sugars were very high so I am not taking another dose. What would have caused the high? What do you recommend?
See the answer.
From the CWD Forums
- From the CWD Forums:
Child's age, gender, and TDD
Studies and Surveys
- Parents of very young children with type 1 diabetes are needed to help design and build a great website for other parents like you. If you are a parent (or legal caregiver) of a child with type 1 diabetes diagnosed before age 6, and your child is not yet 10 years old, just follow this link to learn more: https://apps.nemoursresearch.org/redcap/surveys/?s=L3HKPK33J4
- Teens with T1D: Considering the insulin pump or CGM? You're needed in a new study. Learn more at https://apps.nemoursresearch.org/redcap/surveys/?s=ALNAPAR7T7
Diabetes in Social Media
- You Don’t Look Like You Should Have Diabetes.
- JDRF Funding for a Cure 2015.
- Bury the Gift.
- Diabetes goes to college – by Oliver Double.
- Reflecting on a Decade in the Diabetes Online Community.
- On Diabetes Devices and Cybersecurity.
- The Most Vital Areas in Diabetes Research Today.
- Got Islets? Transplant Recipients Talk About Curing Type 1 Diabetes.
- #Insulin4all Campaign Calls For Submissions.
- Charli is My Angel.
- An Interview With Carter Clark.
- 10 Ways To Raise Diabetes Awareness This November (And Why It Matters).
- Redundancy in Glucose Sensing: Enhanced Accuracy and Reliability of an Electrochemical Redundant Sensor for Continuous Glucose Monitoring.
- Identification of Main Factors Explaining Glucose Dynamics During and Immediately After Moderate Exercise in Patients With Type 1 Diabetes.
- Rapidly rising incidence of Type 1 diabetes in children and adolescents aged 0-19 years in Zhejiang, China, 2007 to 2013.
- Fear of driving license withdrawal in patients with insulin-treated diabetes mellitus negatively influences their decision to report severe hypoglycemic events to physicians. Free full text available in HTML and PDF formats.
- Unique Challenges of Type 1 Diabetes in the Preschool Population.
- Diabetes distress in adult type 1 diabetes mellitus men and women with disease onset in childhood and in adulthood.
- Continuous Subcutaneous Insulin Infusion During Pregnancy in Women with Complicated Type 1 Diabetes Is Associated with Better Glycemic Control but Not with Improvement in Pregnancy Outcomes.
- The emerging role of adjunctive noninsulin antihyperglycemic therapy in the management of type 1 diabetes.
- A meta-analysis of rate ratios for nocturnal confirmed hypoglycaemia with insulin degludec vs. insulin glargine using different definitions for hypoglycaemia.
- Influence of dietary protein on postprandial blood glucose levels in individuals with Type 1 diabetes mellitus using intensive insulin therapy.
- Study of ambulatory blood pressure in diabetic children: prediction of early renal insult. Free full text available in HTML and PDF formats.
- Glycemic Control in Kenyan Children and Adolescents with Type 1 Diabetes Mellitus. Free full text available in HTML and PDF formats.
- Financial costs for families of children with Type 1 diabetes in lower-income countries.
- A multivariate model exploring the predictive value of demographic, adolescent, and family factors on glycemic control in adolescents with type 1 diabetes.
- Risk factors for recurrent admissions with diabetic ketoacidosis: a case-control observational study.
- Gluten Introduction to Infant Feeding and Risk of Celiac Disease: Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis.
- Prevalence and Natural History of Celiac Disease in a Cohort of at-Risk Children.
- Quality of Life in Screen-detected Celiac Disease Patients in the United States.
- Mom: Girl with celiac disease has to sit alone during school lunch.
- Celiac Disease Doesn't Seem to Boost Dementia Risk: Study.
Diabetes in the Popular Press
- Health hackers: the patients taking medical innovation into their own hands.
- Many Schools Failing on Diabetes Care. See also Share Your Story About Diabetes at School.
- A Dangerous Duet.
- Lobo women's basketball player Otto doesn't let diabetes stop her.
- Razorfish founder Jeff Dachis' next project: To transform health data.
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