Category Archives: Children With Diabetes

In the Trenches: Purr-fect Pals Puts Diabetes in Perspective

“Having Purr-fect Pals when my son was young would have been wonderful and helpful,” said Ellen Day after reading the book for the first time.

The book she refers to is Purr-fect Pals: A Kid, A Cat & Diabetes. It’s …

Diabetes Health in The News: FDA Approves Dexcom’s Mobile G5

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The U.S. Food and Drug Administration has approved the Dexcom G5, a Mobile Continuous Glucose Monitoring System, a first of its kind.

What makes …

Spare a Rose program raises funds for children with diabetes

The diabetes community is coming together again this year to raise funds to provide diabetes supplies for children in developing countries

The Spare a Rose, Save a Child campaign – centered around Valentine’s Day – supports the International Diabetes Federation’s …

The Reason to Believe (r2b) Diabetes Diplomat program

You might think that it is too late to do anything for Diabetes Awareness Month. Heck, it’s late November, so it’s too late, right? Nope, wrong. You see, diabetes didn’t just go away during the last month. Diabetes is funny …