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        October, 2012 Edition 
November 10 - 17
 
November 10
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WHEN: 9 am - 1 pm
WHERE: Rose Garden Arena, Portland, OR

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Tips and Tricks for Halloween -
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It's that spooky - and sugary - time of year again. Brush up on some practical advice to help your family through the Halloween tricks and treats.  
Portland Marathon - 
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This annual Portland landmark race finished up - do you know of any t1d athletes who ran? If so, please email CDF and let us know! 

On that same day, across the U.S. in Chicago in another marathon, 5 individuals who have undergone the complex procedure of "islet cell transplantation" competed as a team. 

Follow Cellmates on the Run in their next race, the ING New York Marathon on November 4.
Sweetest Day - 
October 13th
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Speaking of Halloween sweets, learn about "Sweetest Day", a traditional holiday celebrated primarily in the northeastern United States on the 3rd Saturday of October where candy symbolizes a gift of gratitude. Who knew October was such a sugar-sprinkled month?
Kickin' It with T1D 
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Two t1d teens kicking it on the same soccer team in Central Valley, Washington gain inspiration from other t1d athletes, including Chris Dudley. Plus, a young t1d Canadian, age 10, already envisions herself competing in the World Cup.
Recipe of the Month 
Apple - Pumpkin Muffins
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Nutrition Facts Per Serving:
Servings Per Recipe: 12
Calories: 127
Protein (gm): 4
Carbohydrate(gm):22
Fat, total (gm): 3
Cholesterol (mg): 1
Saturated fat (gm): 1
Dietary Fiber, total (gm): 2
Sodium (mg): 192
 
Diabetic Exchanges:
Starch (d.e): 1
Other Carb (d.e): 1
Fat (d.e): 1
 
Ingredients:
1 1/4 cups all-purpose flour
1/2    cup whole wheat flour
3       Tbs toasted whet germ
2       Tbs pumpkin pie spice            or apple pie spice 
1 1/2  Tsp baking powder
1/2    Tsp salt
1/4    Tsp baking soda
1/2    cup refrigerated or                frozen egg product,                thawed or 2 eggs,                  slightly beaten
1       cup buttermilk or sour            milk* 
1/3    cup unsweetened                    applesauce
1/4    cup packed brown                  sugar
2 Tbs cooking oil  

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Pounds for a Purpose - 
Fitness Together with CDF 
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Donating to a worthwhile cause is always a win-win for everyone involved. However, what if you could donate your extra weight and help your favorite organization? Sounds like heaven doesn't it! And, believe it or not, it is a dream that can come true.  

 

For the month of October, Fitness Together has gotten together with the Chris Dudley Foundation to forge an incredible partnership. Fitness Together invites (and challenges!) you to take on a no-cost, weight loss regimen that benefits you and CDF From October 1-30, for every pound you lose in the Fitness Together studio, they will donate $1 to CDF! Click here to learn more and get started.

 

Founded in 1996 and with seven locations in the Portland Metro area, Fitness Together leads the local fitness industry in one-on-one personal training. In a private setting, you work with a training expert to design - and achieve - a holistic plan customized to your individual fitness goals. Using a winning and complete combination of their proprietary nutrition, cardio and resistance training programs, Fitness Together helps you to maximize and sustain your health. 

 

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Stop by your local Fitness Together studio (Raleigh Hills, West Hills, Beaverton, Hillsdale, Tigard, Tualatin, Lake Oswego) or contact Fitness Together to learn more about putting those pounds to a terrific philanthropic purpose while embracing a healthier you! Fitness Together and CDF thank you in advance for your support and commitment. 

  

Look for the Fitness Together booth at the Circle on the Court event on November 13 where they will be offering free fitness demos and more! 

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Calling all Portland Trail Blazer Fans! 
 
Come join us as we kick off Pacific NW Diabetes Health and Wellness Week. The Portland Trail Blazers have teamed up with the Chris Dudley Foundation to extend special pricing on tickets for the San Antonio Spurs game to all our fans and community partners as we TIP off the Circle on the Court. Hope to see many of you, and wear some Blue to bring diabetes to light! Be prepared to be spotlighted! Call the Blazers today to reserve your tickets!! 
Speaking of the Blazers  
 
Adam Morrison, the only player currently in the NBA with T1d, has been invited to the Blazers' training camp. For the month of October, Morrison will be working for his last shot in the NBA to see if he can make the Trail Blazer final team. Hear about his hopes for a spot in 
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Diagnosed at age 13 during an 8th grade basketball game where he exhibited seizure-like symptoms during overtime, Morrison, a Spokane, Washington resident at the time, went on to become a college basketball star at Gonzaga, and eventually played for multiple NBA teams. Morrison and General Manager Neil Olshey give their perspective on Morrison's chances for being able to stick with the Trail Blazers for one last round.
FREE - Sports Clinics  for Kids
 

Circle on the Court features FREE Sports Clinics for Kids.

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The clinics will be coached by ambassadors from the NBA and Portland Timbers, including Chris Dudley, Dominique Wilkins, as well as Bob Medina, Trail Blazers' Strength and Conditioning Coach.  

 

Kids ages 6-17  will learn basketball and soccer skills right on the Rose Garden court, and take home valuable lessons about the importance of staying active. 

 

It's a fun-filled atmosphere you won't want to miss: celebrity coaching; music from the Rose Garden sound system; plus - kidsChris Dudley dunk get a chance to see themselves up on the Rose Garden Jumbotron!

 

Two sessions to choose from:

Saturday, November 10, 2012

Clinic #1:  9:45 am - 10:30 am

Clinic #2:  11:40 am - 12:25 pm


Learn more!                            
Pacific Northwest Diabetes Health & Wellness Week -     
November 10 - 17
 
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A week filled with events and activities designed to raise awareness about diabetes health and wellness. 

Saturday, November 10th: 
  • Circle on the Court, at the Rose Garden arena in Portland, Oregon.  It's a free event from 9am - 1pm, open to the public, and will showcase the best health and wellness resources in the Pacific Northwest.  
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  • Casey Eye Outreach Van will return to Circle on the Court at the Portland Rose Quarter to offer free diabetic retinopathy screenings, as part of the third annual World Diabetes Day kickoff event. Stay on the move with Case Eye Institute!
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Find out more about PNDW 2012! 
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Have a safe and healthy Halloween!
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Sincerely,
 
 
Chris Dudley 
and the Chris Dudley Foundation