June 27, 2016

Sugar Surfing comes to Minneapolis

From Scott's Diabetes

Sugar Surfing comes to Minneapolis

Dr. Stephen Ponder is a pediatric endocrinologist and certified diabetes educator with Scott and White Healthcare in Temple, Tx. He’s lived with type 1 diabetes since March of 1966 and has been a pioneering force in diabetes telehealth and remote care for many years.
Dr. Stephen Ponder
One of his latest projects is Sugar Surfing, a modern approach to managing diabetes.
Sugar Surfing Book
“You can’t stop the waves, but you can learn to surf.”
It’s happening on September 24th, 2016, 12:30 pm (workshop runs from 1:00 pm to 4:00 pm, at Open Book.
If you’re nearby and interested, please register and share! Space is limited, so don’t delay!
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June 15, 2016

Wanted: Teen Athletes with Diabetes (Girls and Boys) Team Novo Nordisk Camps

From their release:

Team Novo Nordisk Seeks Young Athletes with Type 1 Diabetes

Tuesday, June 14, 2016 — ATLANTA, Ga. – Team Novo Nordisk, a global team of athletes with diabetes, spearheaded by the world’s first all-diabetes professional cycling team, kicks off the first of two talent identification camps today in Athens, Ga. The talent identification camps serve as a key recruiting tool for Team Novo Nordisk to develop athletes for the men’s professional squad and help fulfill the team’s ultimate goal of racing in the Tour de France by 2021. Currently, 48 young athletes with type 1 diabetes from 18 different countries are slated to attend. Applications are open for a limited amount of remaining spots at the second camp, which begins July 12, at www.teamnovonordisk.com.