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Diabetes Co

Last weekend a newDiabetes Co-Stars Videopremiered at the ADA Expo in L.A. It stars actress Elizabeth Perkins, who has T1, and the winners of last years Diabetes Co-Stars casting call. Its a great video showcasing the need for support, but thats not the only reason you should watch it. Once the video gets 10,000 views, […]

Diabetes Blog Week!

Sign ups are rolling along for the 4th Annual Diabetes Blog Week, with about110 bloggers participatingright now. Diabetes Blog Week starts on MONDAY so please join in! You can usethis form to sign up, previewthe topics here, and find all of thedetails over here. I could not be more excited to see what next week […]

Diabetes Advocate in NPR Medical Apps Story

Diabetes Advocate Bernard Farrell is feature in a NPRs All Things Considered story on medical apps an the FDA: Bernard Farrell obsesses over every bite he eats, every minute of exercise he gets, and everything that stresses him out. And, more than anything else, Farrell obsesses over his blood sugar. He has to. Farrell, 55, […]

Carta Abierta a la Presidenta Cristina Fernández de Kirchner @Cfkargentina

his Open message toPresident Cristina Fernndez de Kirchner is repeated in English below. Honorable Presidenta Cristina Fernndez de Kirchner, Durante el da de ayer usted promulg un discurso del lanzamiento del Plan Argentina Innovadora 2020 en la Casa Rosada. Como parte de los proyectos investigativos que present, se encuentra la creacin de un tratamiento para […]

An Open Letter to Grandparents of T1D Kids

Jay H. Rosenfeld Houston, Texas April 12, 2013 Dear Grandparents, On June 13, 2011, our granddaughter was diagnosed with T1D. Although symptoms prepared us for the news, we still were not prepared for the reality. It seemed so surreal this could not be happening to our family. My wife and I quickly realized we needed […]

Air Travel with Diabetes

Air travel passengers these days are subject to flight delays, crowded planes, and long security lines. For those of us with diabetes, there is often added scrutiny and possible personal discomfort when encountering TSA agents unfamiliar with the myriad of medical devices and supplies we carry. Diabetes education opportunities can happen anywhere; a TSA screening […]

2012 Diabetes Advocates brochure and insert is out!

Diabetes Advocates Members 2012 from Diabetes Hands FoundationThanks to Sanofi, the program sponsor for making the production of these materials possible! Leave a Reply Name (required) Email (will not be published) (required) Website Comment Current ye@r * Leave this field empty