By Amy Tenderich on April 29, 2015
Last week we made mention of a new series, Afrezza in the Real World, that will share the views of various folks now taking this new inhalable insulin from MannKind and Sanofi.
(Speaking of Afrezza news, last week the FDA just approved 12-unit cartridges of Afrezza in addition to 4 and 8-unit cartridges.)
Today we're excited to kick off these patient testimonies by featuring Brian Sharp, in Oregon City, OR, who describes himself as: Dad, Pilot, Diver, Trouble Maker and Type 1 Diabetic Afrezza user. Here is his story:
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By AmyT April 27, 2015
We're proud to announce that our new mothership here at Healthline.com is launching a diabetes EmpowerT1D campaign that mixes sharing inspiring photos and messages with substantial fundraising for JDRF.
By DiabetesMine Staff on April 26, 2015
We gotta do what we gotta do, when it comes to living with diabetes and making things work... (thanks to cartoonist Terry Keelan, a fellow type 1 and talented illustrator!
By WilD on April 25, 2015
In this week's Ask D'Mine, Wil Dubois looks at the newest basal insulin to hit the market: Sanofi's Toujeo (aka the Son of Lantus). It was launched in early April, and it can be a little confusing since the unit-dosing is a bit different from what we're used to.
By MikeH on April 23, 2015
The 21st Century Cures Act is all about creating better treatments and even cures for all kinds of diseases, including diabetes, and a Congressional hearing is set for April 30 to discuss #Cures2015.
By AmyT April 22, 2015
I can’t wait to get my next A1C test done (who says that?! but it’s true). I am now two-plus months into my use of new inhaled insulin Afrezza, and frankly I’m blown away by how well it performs (ooh, pun!)