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DiabetesSisters Weekend for Women in Los Angeles

If you’re a woman who has diabetes, then you’ll want to check out the upcoming 2014 Weekend for Women in Los Angeles, California, organized by the nonprofit group DiabetesSisters…

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Type 1 Youth Canoe Trips

Insulindependence, a diabetes and sports association focused on providing exercise-related resources for people living with diabetes, will be hosting two canoe trips for youth with Type 1 diabetes next month…

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Diabetes Law Student Scholarship Seeks Applicants

The criminal defense firm Katz & Phillips, P.A. is seeking applicants for its first-ever Ashley Rose Honorary Diabetes Law Student Scholarship Award…

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Study Evaluating Treatment for Neuropathy Pain

If you’re dealing with pain in your feet, you may be interested in participating in the Rhapsody Study, designed to assess the safety and effectiveness of clonidine hydrochloride topical gel, 0.1%, for treating pain associated with diabetic neuropathy (nerve damage)…

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Rutgers Recruiting for Type 2 Diabetes Study

If you have Type 2 diabetes and live in the Camden, New Jersey, area, you may be interested in volunteering for research being conducted by the Relationships, Health, and Aging Lab at Rutgers University…

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Bionic Pancreas Trials Currently Recruiting

Researchers are currently recruiting children with Type 1 to participate in trials of the bionic pancreas this summer…

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Two Honors for Diabetes Self-Management!

Good news is meant to be shared, and Diabetes Self-Management has received good news from both the health information website Healthline and the National Diabetes Education Program, a joint program of the National Institutes of Health and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention…

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New Research Registry

Two well-regarded, nonprofit organizations, Taking Care of Your Diabetes (TCOYD) and the Behavioral Diabetes Institute (BDI), are teaming up to create the TCOYD Research Registry — and you can be a part of it!

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Researchers Seek Women With Type 1 for International Study

If you have Type 1 diabetes and are in your first trimester of pregnancy or are planning to become pregnant, researchers at the Sansum Diabetes Research Institute want to hear from you…

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“Driving Fore the Cure” Golf Tournament

Love to play golf? Then you’ll want to check out the American Diabetes Association’s (ADA) Driving Fore the Cure Golf Tournament taking place in New Jersey later this month. The annual tournament began in 1986 and raises funds to benefit the mission of the ADA, which is to “prevent and cure diabetes and to improve the lives of all people affected by diabetes…”

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Blood Glucose Self-Monitoring — Part 1: The Gear
Blood glucose self-monitoring is one of the keys to diabetes control. Here are the tools you need to carry out this task.

Perfectionism: An Impossible Goal in Diabetes Management
Striving for good self-care is important, but perfectionism can make diabetes care — and life — more difficult.

Recipes for Spring
Enjoy recipes for Baked salmon on beet greens, Tofu and snow pea slaw, Radish and cucumber salad, Spinach pinwheels, Beet salad with citrus dressing, and Stuffed berries.

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