By Amy Tenderich on March 2, 2015
Remember that clinical trial that Mike was part of last April, that involved Puffing Glucagon Up Your Nose?
Well, the Canada-based makers of that exciting no-needle emergency rescue glucagon have come out of stealth mode, with a brand-new website for the company called Locemia (a mashup of “low blood sugar” and “hypoglycemia”), announcing their mission to spread awareness about hypoglycemia and “expand the community of people around those who use insulin to feel confident come to the aid of someone having a low.”
Welcome to DiabetesMine — a gold mine of information and encouragement created by and for people impacted by diabetes, in the form of “a diabetes newspaper with a personal twist.”
Since its inception in 2005, DiabetesMine has won a number of awards and accolades, including the 2013 Sharecare / American Diabetes Association distinction of “No.1 diabetes influencer site in the country.”
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By WilD on Feb. 28, 2015
Welcome back to our weekly diabetes advice column, Ask D'Mine!. This week, Wil Dubois answers questions about the mix of exercise and metformin, and addresses what you can do when glucose testing and insulin dosing seem like just too much.
By AmyT on Feb. 27, 2015
February may be a shorter month, but that doesn't mean our Diabetes Online Community (DOC) was short of amazing content. We wanted to share the love from the diabetes blogosphere, so here are the posts that caught our eye...
By AmyT on February 26, 2015
We're thrilled to hear from a D-Mom named Polina Bryson in California, who's extremely determined to "get it" when it comes to understanding her young daughter's reality with both T1D and Celiac disease.
By MikeH on February 25, 2015
Both scientific journals and mainstream media have lit up in recent weeks with big news of glucose-responsive insulin being developed by a team of researchers collaborating between the University of Utah and MIT (Massachusetts Institute of Technology).