Back to Home What's New for 5 August 2001
  1. We report on our recent conference, It's a New Day In Diabetes, held at Disney World.

  2. Carlitos is 4 and lives in Miami, Florida.

  3. Alfonso is 10 and loves karate.

  4. Rufus meets hockey legend Bobby Orr.

  5. We've updated our page about insulin pumps.

  6. Camp Sunshine in Maine offers camp for kids with diabetes and other medical conditions.

  7. In July 2001, Children with Diabetes delivered over 1.1 million pages and had over 215,000 visitor session.

  8. In July 2001, we published the Diabetes Team published 225 answers to questions, bringing the total number of questions and answers online to 8,026.

  9. "Teens and Diabetes: Sex, Drugs, and Rock and Roll" was presented by Dr. Francine Kaufman and Dr. Richard Rubin at our conference at Disney World.

  10. Join us for our monthly Virtual Support Group: Type 1 Diabetes chat with Betty Brackenridge and Kris Swenson, to be held on Wednesday, August 8th at 9pm Eastern in the Virtual Support Room.

  11. We've teamed up with Diabetic Express as our preferred online pharmacy. Please stop by their store and see what they have to offer.

  12. We review I've Got a Secret, a new book for kids with diabetes.

  13. We review Optimal Pumping: A Guide to Good Health with Diabetes.

  14. We review Sweet Blood & Fury.

  15. DiBon Systems makes diabetes temporary tattoos for kids.

  16. Simple Therapy Cures Mice Of Type I Diabetes.

  17. Autoimmune Diabetes Not Requiring Insulin at Diagnosis (Latent Autoimmune Diabetes of the Adult): Definition, characterization, and potential prevention. (Full text at Diabetes Care)

  18. Platelet dysfunction in type 2 diabetes. (Full text at Diabetes Care)

  19. Longitudinal study of urinary albumin excretion in young diabetic patients--Wessex Diabetic Nephropathy Project.

  20. Oral insulin is on the horizon.

  21. The Effect of Acute Hypoglycemia on Brain Function and Activation. (Full text at Diabetes and Medscape)

  22. Prevalence of coeliac disease in siblings of patients with Type I diabetes is related to the prevalence of DQB1*02 allele.

  23. Autoantibodies Present in Almost All New-Onset Type 1 Diabetes Cases. (Free Medscape membership required)

  24. Long-term islet allograft function in the absence of chronic immunosuppression.

  25. Inhaled insulin passes 2-year clinical trial.

  26. The best defense against hypoglycemia is to recognize it: is caffeine useful?.

  27. FDA issued revised labeling guidelines for EMLA cream in 1998.

  28. The adequacy of diabetic care for children in a developing country.

  29. What Is So Bad About a Big Baby?.

  30. Impact of Diabetes on Long-Term Survival After Acute Myocardial Infarction: Comparability of risk with prior myocardial infarction. (Full text at Diabetes Care)

  31. The marital relationship and psychosocial adaptation and glycemic control of individuals with diabetes. (Full text at Diabetes Care)

  32. Hanging 365 for a cause: A surfer's year of living generously reports on man who surfed every day for a year to raise money for diabetes. See also Catch a Wave for Gus.

  33. Diabetes Technologies offers an in-home A1c kit and has information about the HbA1c test.

  34. Last week's poll asked readers how often they inject insulin through clothing. This week's poll asks readers if they've considered switching to Lantus (insulin glargine).

  35. The Featured Book of the Week is The Best Year of My Life by Jed Block.

  36. Could You Have Diabetes And Not Know It? is Worth a Look.

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