Published: Dec 21st, 2015
UFDI Investigator Desmond Schatz, M.D. and collaborators found that the diagnosis of T1D in children and adolescents tends to be earlier if one parent a type 1 diabetic.
Published: Dec 18th, 2015
See the winners from November’s photo contest sponsored by the University of Florida’s Pediatric Endocrinology and Diabetes Research Program.
Published: Nov 5th, 2015
JDRF recently posted two new opportunities. The first is titled Overcoming Obstacles to Achieving Immune Tolerance in Type 1 Diabetes. From JDRF: “JDRF is soliciting letters of intent for the […]
Published: Jul 10th, 2015
NBA star Corey Brewer was in Gainesville to host his 6th Back 2 Back basketball camp with 100% of proceeds benefiting diabetes programs at UF Health Shands.
Published: Jun 11th, 2015
UF Health Shands Children’s Hospital has been ranked as Florida’s top children’s hospital in Diabetes and Endocrinology by U.S. News & World Report, 2015.
Published: Aug 20th, 2014
Former Gator and NBA player Corey Brewer was in Gainesville to host his fifth annual Back 2 Back Youth Basketball Camp to benefit the Corey Brewer Fight Diabetes Fund at UF Health. “Each year, it gets better and better,” he said.
Published: Apr 1st, 2014
STAMPEDE investigators report a 3-year follow-up of obese patients with uncontrolled type 2 diabetes randomized to intensive medical therapy or to such therapy plus bariatric surgery. Significantly more patients in the bariatric surgery groups achieved glycemic control. These results were presented at the American College of Cardiology meeting in Washington, DC . Read more.
Published: Mar 26th, 2014
A new diabetes prevention website – the Asian Diabetes Prevention Initiative – has been launched in Asia in an attempt to put a stop to the growing epidemic on the world’s most populous continent by offering authoritative, science-based information about type 2 diabetes. Read more from Harvard School of Public Health newsroom.
Published: Dec 8th, 2013
Shannon Lyles, a UF Health Pediatric Diabetes Nurse Educator, recently returned from Uganda for a firsthand account of what it means to live with diabetes in another country. See how her experience translates into an inspiring message for all of us.
Published: Jul 11th, 2013
Former Gator and current Minnesota Twins basketball player, Corey Brewer, will host his fourth annual basketball camp in Gainesville in August. Camp attendees will take part in lectures, drill stations and contests, player evaluations and 5-on-5 games.