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Tell Congress to increase diabetes funding!

Published: Mar 14th, 2012

Some Members of Congress want to derail ongoing diabetes research and undermine proven prevention efforts despite the fact that a staggering 100+ million Americans either have or are at risk of developing diabetes.

Dessert With Breakfast May Aid in Weight Loss, New Study Finds

Dessert With Breakfast May Aid in Weight Loss, New Study Finds

Published: Mar 8th, 2012

Researchers at the 94th annual meeting and expo of The Endocrine Society have found that dieters have less hunger and cravings throughout the day and are better able to keep off lost weight if they eat a carbohydrate-rich, protein-packed breakfast that includes dessert. Read more.

Newsletter Archive

Published: Feb 20th, 2012

An archive containing previous newsletters can be found online. Our weekly newsletters keep you up to date on educational seminars, camp dates, family days, information on participation in clinical research, and helpful diabetes articles.

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What does GRAS have to do with Diabetes?

Published: Feb 10th, 2012

You can listen to an interview on Diabetes Radio with Mark Atkinson, PhD, Desmond Schatz, MD, and Robert Levine, MD, or read about GRAS in the American Diabetes Association publication, Diabetes.

7 Signs of Type 2 Diabetes

Published: Feb 6th, 2012

Janet Silverstein, chief of pediatric endocrinology, was quoted in a Woman’s Day story about the seven signs of type 2 diabetes.

ADA post

Funding Opportunities for Investigators

Published: Jan 25th, 2012

From the ADA and Novo Nordisk: Now through March 15, the American Diabetes Association is seeking clinical and translational research applications for the ADA and Novo Nordisk Awards in Hypoglycemia in […]

Published: Dec 6th, 2011

Researchers: please note the abstract submission deadline is fast approaching! The submission site will close Friday, January 6, 2012, at 5:00 p.m. EST.

UF Names New Chief of Adult Endocrinology: Dr. Kenneth Cusi

Published: Nov 29th, 2011

The UF College of Medicine’s department of medicine announced Kenneth Cusi, M.D., F.A.C.P., F.A.C.E., as chief of the division of adult endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism.

US Senate Passes Resolution 327: November is Diabetes Awareness Month

Published: Nov 21st, 2011

The United States Senate recently called attention to the diabetes epidemic by passing Senate Resolution 327—Supporting the Goals and Ideals of American Diabetes Month, a resolution officially recognizing November as American Diabetes Month!

FL Congresswoman in Support of National Diabetes Awareness Month

Published: Nov 21st, 2011

Congresswoman Corrine Brown (D-FL) is committed to raising awareness about the nation’s diabetes epidemic. Check out her recorded video raising awareness about National Diabetes Awareness Month!