Navigation Links
Bayer Diabetes Care Partners with Nick Jonas to Encourage Young People to Proactively Manage Their Diabetes
Date:8/6/2008

For Nick, a Simple Win is about making other kids with diabetes feel like they can live their dreams and have a positive outlook.

"Nick is a deeply passionate role model for young people with diabetes and their families, and Bayer shares in his dedication," said Sandra Peterson, President of Bayer Diabetes Care. "Bayer believes Nick can play a significant role in encouraging all people with diabetes, no matter how young or old, to be proactive in managing their diabetes to live their lives to the fullest."

Through the partnership, young people with diabetes and their families can log on to http://www.NicksSimpleWins.com, where they can check out more about Nick's personal experiences. Nick will be blogging about his latest activities, giving updates on chances to meet him in person and sharing ideas on how to achieve Simple Wins. Also available to download is "A Little Bit Longer," a new single released yesterday and the title track to the Jonas Brothers' upcoming album. Nick wrote this song when he was having a particularly hard day managing his diabetes and feels supported when his fans sing along to the lyrics.

"I'm so proud of Nick's incredibly positive attitude and his sense of responsibility to give back to other people with diabetes," said Nick's mom, Denise Jonas. She plans to be involved in the program, working with her family to help provide information and encouragement to other families living with diabetes.

Diabetes is a disease where the body doesn't produce or properly use insulin. Insulin is the hormone that converts sugar, starches and other food into the energy needed to live. According to the Centers for Disease Control, diabetes is one of the most common chronic diseases among children in the United States. About 150,000 young people under 18 years of age have diabetes.

Type 1 diabetes, also called juvenile diabetes, is usually diagnosed in children and
'/>"/>

SOURCE Bayer Diabetes Care
Copyright©2008 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Page: 1 2 3 4 5

Related medicine news :

1. Photos: Bayer Names New U.S. CEO
2. Bayer USA Foundation Supports Summer Science Education Programs in Pittsburgh, Raleigh, Houston and Tyler, Texas
3. Barr and Bayer Sign Supply and Licensing Agreements for Launch of Generic Yasmin(R) and Yaz(R) Oral Contraceptives
4. Statement From Bayer(R) Aspirin Regarding the American Medical Associations New Aspirin Policy Resolution
5. Bayer Announces Availability of Reformulated Liquid Leukine(R)
6. ACT Biotech Acquires Clinical and Early Stage Oncology Portfolio Licenses From Bayer Healthcare
7. United Nations Environment Programme and Bayer Corporation Announce North American Winners of International Childrens Painting Competition
8. Bayer/Schering-Plough/Shionogis Avelox Has Advantages Over Levofloxacin in the Treatment of Community-Acquired Pneumonia
9. Bayer HealthCare Pharmaceuticals, Amerinet Extend Contrast Media Agreement
10. Bayer to Receive Two Top National Awards for Its Science Education, Science Literacy Work
11. Bayer HealthCare and Juvaris BioTherapeutics Announce Major Licensing Agreement
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:9/19/2014)... AZ (PRWEB) September 19, 2014 Hastings and ... 30 years in the industry, announces a record number of ... handles a wide variety of serious injury cases as well ... along with dog bite related accident cases and others. Having ... and Hastings has stood the test of time when it ...
(Date:9/19/2014)... U.S. military troops deployed to sunny climates may have ... new study. Many returning troops reported getting ... military personnel developed blisters on their skin or noticed ... their moles since being deployed overseas. All of ... the study authors noted. "The past decade of ...
(Date:9/19/2014)... HealthDay Reporter THURSDAY, Sept. 18, ... and family conflicts before surgery may face a higher ... suggests. Investigators found that patients with a so-called ... greater risk for complications compared to those with a ... known that patient quality of life is a complex ...
(Date:9/19/2014)... (PRWEB) September 19, 2014 "I have ... getting wrinkles due to stretching the skin around my ... Ala. "This inspired me to design a more convenient ... CONTACT LENS SYSTEM provides a quicker, easier, more sanitary ... need to perform this task manually, saves time and ...
(Date:9/19/2014)... Jacksonville,s campus of Mayo Clinic have discovered a defect ... both overproduction of toxic protein in the brains of ... of communication between neurons both significant contributors to ... online issue of Neuron , offers ... "may rejuvenate or rescue this pathway," says the study,s ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:Hastings And Hastings Announces a Record Number of Visitors to Its New Phoenix Personal Injury Website 2Health News:Some U.S. Troops May Face Greater Skin Cancer Risk 2Health News:Family Squabbles Can Derail Recovery From Cancer Surgery 2Health News:Family Squabbles Can Derail Recovery From Cancer Surgery 3Health News:Mayo researchers reveal pathway that contributes to Alzheimer's disease 2
... Swven staff at RMIT University in Melbourne, working just meters below ... with brain tumors. // ,Following the report of these ... building and plans to begin immediate health and safety testing. ... top two floors of the Bourke St building and have developed ...
... Parliament says that almost a thousand people end up in ... report, which was available in the parliament yesterday, showed that ... year." This was indeed a massive jump when compared with ... is growing at an alarming rate, so we need action ...
... According to a recent study conducted by the researchers at ... one in seven East Asian immigrants are carriers// of the ... liver cancer and cirrhosis. But it is surprising to know ... infected. Three-quarters of these people who are infected had no ...
... Health workers by the Ontario government, to beat a possible ... from critics // , who see this is politically motivated ... The opinion doing the rounds is that the kits ... ,According to health minister George Smitherman, 15,000 emergency kits will ...
... have developed ,the first knee replacement shaped to fit ... U.S. Food and Drug Administration, and will be distributed ... Aaron G. Rosenberg and Dr. Richard A. Berger, orthopedic ... sought to address shape-related differences of a woman’s knee. ...
... has lost a third of their value on Wednesday after ... treatment against the hepatitis C virus. // ... percent, to $4.83, in the heavy morning trade on the ... that the results came from the second stage of a ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News:RMIT Staff Diagnosed with Brain Tumors 2Health News:East Asian Immigrants Bring Hepatitis to New York 2Health News:Shapelier Knee Replacements for Women 2Health News:Shapelier Knee Replacements for Women 3Health News:Shapelier Knee Replacements for Women 4
(Date:9/19/2014)... 19, 2014 The Parenteral Drug Association (PDA) ... post-approval changes protocols. The new initiative ... expressed by industry participants and regulatory authority representatives at ... in Washington, DC . Representatives of ... for the workshop. Attendees indicated openness to engaging regulators ...
(Date:9/19/2014)... , September 19, 2014 ... ) has announced the addition of the ... report to their offering.      ... have been broadly classified into wide categories ... used for the treatment of different gynecological ...
(Date:9/19/2014)... , Sept. 19, 2014  For Cloud Pharmaceuticals, ... design and development, partnering is an integral part ... to design new drugs and identify early stage, ... to further their development. The company also partners ... support this business model, Cloud Pharmaceuticals will be ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:PDA Launches Effort to Harmonize Global Post-Approval Changes Protocols 2Global Gynecological Devices Market 2014-2018: Key Vendors are Bayer, Boston Scientific, CooperSurgical, Ethicon, Hologic, Medtronic, Olympus and Stryker 2Global Gynecological Devices Market 2014-2018: Key Vendors are Bayer, Boston Scientific, CooperSurgical, Ethicon, Hologic, Medtronic, Olympus and Stryker 3Cloud Pharmaceuticals Announces Partnering Sessions and Presentation Schedule 2
... 15, 2012  IntelligentMDx (IMDx) announced today that it has ... in vitro diagnostic test designed for the rapid ... use in screening pregnant women and those in labor ... responsible for life-threatening bacterial infections in newborns, including sepsis, ...
... YORK, May 15, 2012 ... market research report is available ...   ... Trends, Marketing Spend and Sales ...
Cached Medicine Technology:IntelligentMDx Announces CE-Marking of a new high-throughput test for Group B Streptococcus intended to improve women's health and prenatal care 2Global Pharmaceutical Survey 2012-2013: Market Trends, Marketing Spend and Sales Strategies in the Global Pharmaceutical Industry 2Global Pharmaceutical Survey 2012-2013: Market Trends, Marketing Spend and Sales Strategies in the Global Pharmaceutical Industry 3Global Pharmaceutical Survey 2012-2013: Market Trends, Marketing Spend and Sales Strategies in the Global Pharmaceutical Industry 4Global Pharmaceutical Survey 2012-2013: Market Trends, Marketing Spend and Sales Strategies in the Global Pharmaceutical Industry 5Global Pharmaceutical Survey 2012-2013: Market Trends, Marketing Spend and Sales Strategies in the Global Pharmaceutical Industry 6Global Pharmaceutical Survey 2012-2013: Market Trends, Marketing Spend and Sales Strategies in the Global Pharmaceutical Industry 7Global Pharmaceutical Survey 2012-2013: Market Trends, Marketing Spend and Sales Strategies in the Global Pharmaceutical Industry 8Global Pharmaceutical Survey 2012-2013: Market Trends, Marketing Spend and Sales Strategies in the Global Pharmaceutical Industry 9Global Pharmaceutical Survey 2012-2013: Market Trends, Marketing Spend and Sales Strategies in the Global Pharmaceutical Industry 10Global Pharmaceutical Survey 2012-2013: Market Trends, Marketing Spend and Sales Strategies in the Global Pharmaceutical Industry 11Global Pharmaceutical Survey 2012-2013: Market Trends, Marketing Spend and Sales Strategies in the Global Pharmaceutical Industry 12Global Pharmaceutical Survey 2012-2013: Market Trends, Marketing Spend and Sales Strategies in the Global Pharmaceutical Industry 13Global Pharmaceutical Survey 2012-2013: Market Trends, Marketing Spend and Sales Strategies in the Global Pharmaceutical Industry 14Global Pharmaceutical Survey 2012-2013: Market Trends, Marketing Spend and Sales Strategies in the Global Pharmaceutical Industry 15Global Pharmaceutical Survey 2012-2013: Market Trends, Marketing Spend and Sales Strategies in the Global Pharmaceutical Industry 16Global Pharmaceutical Survey 2012-2013: Market Trends, Marketing Spend and Sales Strategies in the Global Pharmaceutical Industry 17Global Pharmaceutical Survey 2012-2013: Market Trends, Marketing Spend and Sales Strategies in the Global Pharmaceutical Industry 18
... features including aspiration holes and additional ... procedures requiring precise dissection with decreased ... suction demands. ,Flexible design options ... nonretractable electrodes and multiple tip designs. ...
SOLOS Endoscopy shares your commitment to provide every patient with the highest quality care available through our ongoing research and development of advanced surgical instruments and diagnostic so...
SOLOS Endoscopy shares your commitment to provide every patient with the highest quality care available through our ongoing research and development of advanced surgical instruments and diagnostic so...
... Instruments incorporate a layered design unique in ... monitored to prevent stray electrosurgical burns along ... insulation failure or capacitive coupling; a well-documented ... into all AEM Instruments provides a neutral ...
Medicine Products: