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Focus On Fitness & Nutrition

  Friends for Life

A Regional
Conference and Expo

February 13-15, 2004
Four Points Hotel by Sheraton
San Antonio River Walk North


2004 Annual
Conference and Expo

July 14-17, 2004
Sheraton Universal
Universal City, California

Of Continuing Interest

  1. Do you value the information and support that you get from Children with Diabetes? Would you like to help? You can help by making a donation to Children with Diabetes using PayPal.

  2. 2003 Children with Diabetes Foundation Holiday Greeting Cards are now available and help the CWD Foundation fund research into a cure for type 1 diabetes.

  3. DRI's Holiday Kard Kampaign offers holiday cards drawn by children with diabetes and supports the cure-related research efforts of the Diabetes Research Institute in Miami, Florida.

New This Week

  1. We report on the Diabetes Technology Meeting, held November 6-8, 2003 in San Francisco.

  2. Summer camps for kids with diabetes that have updated information for the 2004 camping season include:

    1. Camp Carefree in New Hampshire provides two weeks of fun for kids with diabetes in New Hampshire, Vermont, and Maine.

  3. Teens are invited to the monthly IDYA Chat on Tuesday, November 11th at 9pm Eastern in the IDYA chat room.

  4. Join Pump Trainer Natalie Bellini for a chat about Pumping and Holidays on Tuesday, November 18th at 9pm Eastern in the Pumping with Natalie chat room.

  5. The American Diabetes Association is holding one-day Diabetes Expos throughout the United States.

  6. We review the new FreeStyle Flash, an innovative blood glucose meter.

  7. GlycoMark has received FDA clearance to market its test for medium-term glycemic control.

  8. Gender Differences in Memory and Learning in Children with Insulin-Dependent Diabetes Mellitus (IDDM) over a 4-year Follow-up Interval.

  9. Autoimmune thyroid dysfunction in children with type 1 diabetes mellitus: screening guidelines based on a retrospective analysis.

  10. Islet autoantibodies in cord blood from patients who developed type 1 diabetes mellitus at 15-30 years of age.

  11. Ketosis-Prone Diabetes: Dissection of a Heterogeneous Syndrome Using an Immunogenetic and beta-Cell Functional Classification, Prospective Analysis, and Clinical Outcomes.

  12. Capnometry for noninvasive continuous monitoring of metabolic status in pediatric diabetic ketoacidosis.

  13. Mothers' perceptions of self-care in school-age children with diabetes.

  14. Parent and Child Reporting of Negative Life Events: Discrepancy and Agreement across Pediatric Samples.

  15. Detection of New Antibody Improves Diagnosis of Coeliac Disease in Patients With Type 1 Diabetes.

  16. You can read the transcript from CBS's presentation about islet cell transplantation at Closing In On Diabetes Cure?

  17. Hockey Player Boynton visits Joslin.

  18. Diabetes is not as simple as it appears.

  19. Improving Quality of Life in Children with Diabetes.

  20. Animas Receives FDA Clearance for IR 1200 Pump.

  21. Medtronic's Intelligent Insulin Pump System Chosen By Popular Science Magazine To Receive A 2003 "Best Of What's New" Award.

  22. Last week's poll asked readers what type of sweetener they use most often when cooking. This week's poll asks readers how far they travel to visit their diabetes team.

  23. Our featured page from The Diabetes Monitor is Times have definitely changed for the young woman with diabetes.

  24. Brand New from Ascensia Breeze Meter only $9.95 after $40 Manufacturer's rebate from Diabetic Express! Easy testing. Single-function buttons are easy-to-use and understand No more fumbling with individual test strips. One easy-to-load Ascensia "AUTODISC" includes 10 individual test strips with no coding required Comfortable and convenient shape. Fits perfectly in the palm of your hand and is stable for table-top testing too Get accurate results quickly. Automatic coding and underfill detection You need just a tiny blood drop because the test strip automatically draws in the right amount - that's called "Sip-in Sampling" Saves information for up to 100 tests! Please visit Diabetic Express to see our complete line of over 1000 other Diabetes supplies. Diabetic Express is the proud Online Store partner of Children with Diabetes and Diabetes 123.

  25. The Featured Book of the Week is Clinical Management of the Child and Teenager with Diabetes by Leslie Plotnick, M.D. and Randi Henderson.

  26. Our Chat Rooms are Worth a Look.

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