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November 2006

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October 2006

  • Kids take diabetes appeal to Parliament Hill - winnipegsun.com - October 30, 2006 - Members of Parliament may be handing out money instead of candy this Halloween. Nearly 50 children with Type 1 diabetes, including one from Winnipeg, are expected to converge on Parliament Hill tomorrow to lobby for funding for a "Made in Canada Cure.""
  • In brief: El Pasoan is named to state diabetes board - El Paso Times - October 11, 2006, 06:14 GMT.  AUSTIN -- Gov. Rick Perry announced Tuesday that he appointed El Pasoan Maria Duarte-Gardea to the Texas Diabetes Council. The council focuses on developing and implementing public awareness strategies for diabetes and its complications.
  • Governor launches campaign aimed at preventing diabetes - Knoxville News Sentinal - October 10, 2006, 04:45 GMT.  NASHVILLE -- Gov. Phil Bredesen on Monday launched a new health and wellness campaign aimed at preventing diabetes and encouraging Tennesseans to adopt healthier lifestyles.
  • New state initiative to tackle obesity, diabetes problems - WBIR-TV - October 9, 2006, 18:17 GMT.  The Tennessee Heart Association puts Tennessee third in the nation for childhood obesity and among the top five for Type Two diabetes.
  • Statement Of The American Diabetes Association On The NY City Health Department's Proposal To Phase Out Artificial - Medical News Today - October 5, 2006, 07:06 GMT.  The American Diabetes Association applauds the New York City Health Department's proposal to eliminate artificial trans fats in all New York City restaurants and make calorie content for foods served in restaurants publicly available on menus and menu boards.

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September 2006

  • Governor signs bill that publicizes diabetes - Schools will have to provide information about type-2 diabetes to parents and guardians of incoming seventh-grade students by mid-2010 under legislation signed Tuesday by Gov. Schwarzenegger.  09/14/2006
  • Mother sues drug company over diabetes - A West Baton Rouge Parish woman has filed a federal lawsuit against Eli Lilly and Co., claiming her son developed diabetes after taking the drug Zyprexa for three months in 2003.  09/14/2006

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June 2006

  • EU funds stem cell research - European Union ministers agreed today to permit limited use of EU funds for research involving human embryonic stem cells, provided it does not entail destroying embryos.  07/25/2006
  • Bush Veto Draws Line on Stem Cells - Announcing the first veto of his presidency, President Bush said he rejected a popular bill on stem cell research Wednesday because it "crosses a moral boundary that our decent society needs to respect."Bush struck a defiant tone, saying the bill would have forced taxpayers "to fund the deliberate destruction of human embryos. And I'm not going to allow it."  07/20/06
  • Senate Sees Progress on Stem-cell Funding ; Agrees to Vote on Research Bills - The Senate last night reached an agreement that paves the way for the chamber to vote on House-passed legislation to allow federal funding for research on embryonic stem cells beyond what President Bush permitted under a 2001 order.  06/30/2006
  • In Diabetes Drug Suit, Judge Rules in Favor of Novo - In a lightning-fast decision, for a federal court, at least, a judge has struck down a lawsuit brought by Sanofi-Aventis that sought to block a competitor's claims about diabetes drug Levemir.  06/29/2006
  • American Diabetes Association: U.S. Senate Shouldn't Wait Another Day to Pass Stem Cell Research Legislation - With the U.S. Senate expected to consider a unanimous consent package that would include the Stem Cell Research Enhancement Act , the American Diabetes Association today strongly urged Senators to allow the bill to be debated and ultimately passed.  06/29/2006
  • Diabetes victim sides with Democrats on stem cells -  David Strom struggles with a cruel irony of diabetes that happens when neuropathy leaves his hands partially limp, but with enough life in them to feel extreme pain.  06/09/2006
  • Landrieu Opposed Diabetes Patients - Landrieu opposed diabetes patients People with diabetes have dodged a bullet. Recently, the U.S. Senate debated - and defeated - a bill that would have taken away lifesaving health-care coverage for millions of Americans with diabetes and other chronic diseases.  06/07/2006

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Effects of the State Children's Health Insurance Program Expansions on Children With Chronic Health Conditions. 07/11/05

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January 2005

Bill OK'd to let students test their own diabetes.  12/29/04

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