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Type 1 Diabetes Up 70 Percent in Kids in U.S.
Posted: Monday, February 18, 2013
Experts suspect the jump may be linked to unknown environmental causes.

Type 1 to Triple, Type 2 to Quadruple in Youth
Posted: Monday, December 03, 2012
The numbers of young people with both type 1 and type 2 diabetes are likely to rise dramatically during the next 40 years, particularly among minority populations.

Both Type 1 and Type 2 Diabetes Rates Increase Significantly among American Youth
Posted: Monday, June 11, 2012
The prevalence of both type 1 and type 2 increased among young people substantially over the past decade. Researchers also found that complications such as nerve damage are…

Medtronic Remote Diabetes Monitor Gets U.S. Approval
Posted: Sunday, January 08, 2012
Medtronic Inc. has announced it has received regulatory approval for the first remote glucose monitor that will let parents check the blood sugar of a diabetic child sleeping in another room.

EASD: Outpatient Test Discriminates MODY from Type 1 Diabetes
Posted: Saturday, September 24, 2011
A measure of the postprandial ratio of urinary C-peptide to creatinine (UCPCR) can distinguish maturity-onset diabetes of the young (MODY) from type 1 diabetes mellitus, allowing some children who would otherwise be treated with insulin to receive oral antidiabetic agents alone.

Public Knows about Diabetes, Yet Takes No Action
Posted: Saturday, July 02, 2011
Americans are well informed about the risks, dangers, and signs of diabetes, but that knowledge does not appear to translate into actions to prevent or control the disease, researchers reported.

Diabetes Linked to Nearly 10-Fold Increase in Cold-Like Enterovirus Infection
Posted: Sunday, February 20, 2011
Type 1 diabetes is linked to nearly a 10-fold increase in cold-like enterovirus infection, according to the results of a systematic review and meta-analysis of observational molecular studies.

Dietary Intervention Can Prevent Disease Process Leading to Type 1 Diabetes
Posted: Monday, November 22, 2010
A Finnish study confirms the hypothesis that infant feeding plays a role in the initiation of the disease process leading to Type 1 diabetes in children carrying increased genetic disease risk.

Artificial Pancreas Improves Glucose Control
Posted: Sunday, February 14, 2010
Closed-loop insulin delivery systems can improve overnight blood sugar control and reduce hypoglycemia risk in young patients with Type 1 diabetes, researchers have found.

Fear of Hypoglycemia in Parents of Children with Type 1 Diabetes Associated with Poor Control
Posted: Sunday, January 24, 2010
The association between a higher level of hypoglycemic-related fear and parental emotional distress and poorer glycemic control in the child emphasizes the need for programs to support and guide parents.

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