By Amy Tenderich on April 21, 2015
Today is my birthday -- always a good time to reflect on life and our place in it. I've been aware lately that as I approach my 12-years-with-diabetes mark, it slips my mind sometimes (sort of).
To commemorate this, I’ve written a poem of sorts, called “Sometimes I Forget…”
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Tandem Diabetes Updates Software for its Insulin Pumps
Congress Renews Special Diabetes Program for Two Years at $300M
Abbott Launches New FreeStyle Precision Neo Meter
By MikeH on April 20, 2015
A new non-profit called the Diabetes Research Connection ahas an online crowdfunding hub for type 1 diabetes research, where you can pinpoint a particular scientist and project to fund, watch your money be assigned to that research, and get regular updates on what's happening inside the research lab.
By WilD on April 18, 2015
In today's diabetes advice column Ask D'Mine, our colmunist and type 1 veteran Wil Dubois answers questions about Maturity Onset Diabetes of the Young (MODY) and the FOMO (Fear of Missing Out) phenomenon.
By MikeH April 17, 2015
There are many stories of baseball players living with diabetes, and there have been many in the news lately. But one of the most interesting stories involves a college athlete who could make it to the pros in the next months, depending on how the MLB Draft plays out in early June.
By MikeH April 16, 2015
April is National Foot Awareness Month, so it's no coincidence that we have had diabetes foot health on the mind lately and were curious about both a new app aimed at foot care, along with the title of a talk scheduled for the upcoming ADA conference in June: "The Great Debate: Current Controversies in Diabetic Foot Care."