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    Going Bionic: Test Drive of an Artificial Pancreas System

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    In our continuing coverage of all things closed loop, today we're excited to share the experiences of a long-time type 1 in the Boston area who's recently had the chance to try out the much-discussed Bionic Pancreas system -- our friend and fello...

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    A D-Mom and Doctor Turned Artificial Pancreas Entrepreneur

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    Meet Jennifer Schneider, an orthopedic surgeon and mother to a now-preteen daughter with type 1 diabetes. Despite her mellow, down-to-earth manner, she's also a high-powered Silicon Valley entrepreneur, one of the pioneers working to get a functio...

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    Partner Follies: D-Wife Shares Good and Bad of Diabetes Data-Sharing

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    It's been seven months since I started using CGM in the Cloud, and had my Dexcom G4 connected to the Nightscout setup. You may remember that back in November, I wrote about the experience of being a Nightscout newbie.Much has changed since then, w...

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    Afrezza (Inhaled Insulin) Makes Another Friend

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    We know, we know, analysts have been split on whether new inhaled insulin Afrezza will be a success. All we can tell you is that all the users we've heard from so far have been quite enthused; our Afrezza in the Real World series continues today, ...

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    Teens with Diabetes Design Their Own Solutions

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    Clearly, we're huge fans of patient-centered design and innovation. That's why we love what Dr. Joyce Lee, a pediatric endo and researcher at the University of Michigan, is up to in challenging the status quo with progressive design-thinking in he...

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    Five Questions on Diabetes in the Military with Dr. Jordan Pinsker

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    HAPPY MEMORIAL DAY, D-Peeps! Err, Is that the proper salutation for this day, honoring all Americans who died while in the military service?... Of course, it's also about honoring those still living and serving. It's the perfect day to check in ...

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    How Afrezza is Changing the Life of a Type 1 Diabetic Pilot

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    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: the FDA just approved 12-unit cartridges of ...

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    A Walk in My Daughter's T1D and Gluten-Free Shoes

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    As if living with type 1 diabetes for more than a decade now weren't enough... I also live with gluten intolerance. And it's no picnic, let me tell you. I'm certainly not alone in this, and today we're thrilled to hear from a D-Mom named Polina Br...

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    Help Wanted: Waiting for the Low Blood Sugar Rebound

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    Diabetes certainly likes to throw us curve balls sometimes, doesn't it? Just when we think we've nailed a way to handle some particular situation, or recognize what's going on, the rules seem to change and we have to start second-guessing ourselve...

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    Diabetes Pipelines & Opps: From the JP Morgan Healthcare Conference

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    At the start of every year, the JP Morgan Healthcare Conference hits San Francisco. With lots of men in suits running this way and that, it looks more like an East Coast event than what you'd expect in the California Bay Area. And really, it's a b...

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    Running on Batteries in Her First Decade of Diabetes

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    We're always happy to find new friends in the Diabetes Online Community (DOC) who are sharing their stories about life with D with all of us.Today, we're excited to introduce Daley Kinsey, a 20-something in California who's hitting her 10th diaver...

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    "Lies, Truths, and Redemption: My D-Data Journey"

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    We always love hearing from folks with diabetes who also work in the pharma/device industry, to get a glimpse into what spurred them to build a career in the field.Recently, we were thrilled to welcome longtime type 1 Jim Berkebile to our Diabetes...

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    Shunning a Life of "Regularity" -- Trekking the World, Despite Diabetes

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    Traveling the world has never been a goal for me, but I'm ever-impressed by those brave enough to embark on great adventures despite the challenges of type 1 diabetes.That's why I've been captivated by one Australian type 1 named Matt Shanahan, wh...

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    Imagining Better Outcomes for T1D with #MakeHealth

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    On Nov. 10-11, the T1DExchange held a workshop in collaboration with the C3NProject, a Cincinnati, OH-based social innovation group that designs, tests, pilots and implements innovative ideas in partnership with real health systems. The idea was t...

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    Meet Irina: Special Tale of an Unwanted Dog with Diabetes

    Life with Diabetes

    Hey, you think it's tough living with diabetes yourself? Try managing your own D and also having a cute little pet with diabetes whose blood sugar you have to manage as well.We ran a report on the topic of pets with diabetes back in early 2013, bu...

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    Transitioning from College to 'Regular' Life with Diabetes in NYC

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    I have college on the mind these days, as my oldest daughter is filling out applications (yikes!)So I'm very happy to introduce Michelle Rosolie, who was diagnosed with type 1 in January 2007 and now, on the heels of graduating from college, is go...

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    Glucose Monitoring Matters - An Advocacy Report

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    Last month, we reported on the Diabetes Technology Society's progress on a post-market surveillance program to keep tabs on the accuracy of glucose meters already on the market. Since then, the country's largest formal groups of diabetes doctors, ...

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    Diabetes Partner Follies: A Dual Perspective as Husband and D-Dad

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    It's been a while, but we're back with our ongoing series by and for loved ones of people with diabetes (PWDs), the so-called Diabetic Partner Follies. Today, we're happy to introduce a very special Type Awesome (those who are loved ones or care ...

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    Back to School and Photo Advocacy with Diabetes

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    We find ourselves in another season of Back to School, Folks... always a special challenge for those grappling with diabetes.This year, families might want to know about developments in the American Diabetes Association's Safe At School program an...

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    Insulin Bumps in the Summer Sun

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    Early this week, we brought you the story of a D-Momma who wrote a book about her son's type 1 diagnosis as an infant, and how she sees the diabetes world now, 20 years on. (Note: today's the last day to enter that book giveaway!).We're excited to...

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