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    NEWSFLASH: Animas Signs on with Tidepool for Open Diabetes Data Sharing

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    Users of Animas insulin pumps, rejoice! Today Animas becomes the 6th major diabetes device manufacturer to sign on to allow its customers access to Tidepool's new open source software platform for diabetes data. This means Johnson & Johnson D...

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    On Car Alarms and Diabetes Device Alerts

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    The beeping wouldn't stop.No matter what I did, the noise was penetrating my skull, screaming that some piece of technology was in "warning mode" and trying to alert me to take some action. Simply because it was programmed to do so.You might thi...

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    Six Things to Know Before Starting Afrezza

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    Some of you may have heard that I've been having issues with Afrezza, the new inhalable insulin from MannKind/Sanofi that's such a hot commodity among investors. I'm disappointed that it doesn't seem to be working as well for me now as it did at...

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    Companion's New Smart Insulin Pen Will Mimic a Pump

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    What if an insulin pen could help you calculate needed doses, and then track all of your doses and times, plus IOB (insulin on board), and even send you alerts and reminders about missed doses and more? Well, it would be a pen unlike any other, in...

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    Ask D'Mine: Revisiting the Missed Insulin Shot Question

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    Need help navigating life with diabetes? Ask D'Mine! That would be our weekly advice column, hosted by veteran type 1, diabetes author and clinical diabetes educator Wil DuboisThis week, Wil takes another look at a common question often posed by ...

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    Patient Voices Winner Joanne Milo Is a 'Diabetes Tech Junkie'

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    As we work our way through the list of Patient Voices Scholarship winners who'll be joining us for the 2015 DiabetesMine Innovation Summit this November, today we're happy to introduce longtime type 1 Joanne Milo in California. Residing in Orange ...

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    New Video Review of the Apple Watch with Dexcom Share App!

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    Checked out the new Apple Watch yet? One of the most exciting aspects for people with diabetes is the Dexcom G4 Share2 app you can use on the watch to view and share your glucose data results. Longtime type 1, blogger and author Joanne Milo -- one...

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    The Business of Getting Fit with Diabetes

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    Getting active and staying fit is one of the huge ongoing challenges of living with diabetes. Of course, non-D folks struggle with it too, but having a "manual pancreas" complicates things. Not surprisingly, the industry and mHealth world have ca...

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    Got Neuropathy? Quell Offers “World’s First Pain Relief Wearable”

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    Amongst the current flurry of wearable sensors and mHealth apps that appear to be so many elaborate toys, a new system called Quell stands out. It seems to have real potential to change lives… for many people with diabetes and beyond. Quell is a ...

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    Call to Action: Getting Congress to Examine Diabetes Supplies Bidding Program

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    We knew the federal government's Medicare program was hurting people with diabetes by restricting access to necessary supplies, ever since the controversial competitive-bidding process kicked off in 2011. And we've been seeing anecdotal evidence o...

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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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    Industry, Patient Hackers, Entrepreneurs Talk Diabetes Data Revolution at the D-Data ExChange

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    On Friday, June 5, we hosted our fourth-ever DiabetesMine D-Data ExChange event -– this time in Boston, in conjunction with the first day of the ADA Scientific Sessions happening there. This event has rapidly grown up from that first gathering ...

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    NEWSFLASH: Diabetes Data Sharing, Oh My!

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    Timed with the biggest diabetes conference of the year, Medtronic Diabetes has announced it's gotten FDA approval on its own diabetes data sharing product, Minimed Connect.Following in the footsteps of Dexcom and the SHARE toolAnd of course, Night...

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    Tech Spotting at the ADA Scientific Sessions 2015

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    More than 15,000 scientists, physicians, and other healthcare professionals descended upon Boston for the annual ADA Scientific Sessions this year, the 75th anniversary of this gi-normous conference addressing new research in diabetes care and tre...

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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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    Demise of an Insulin Pump Company (RIP, Asante Snap)

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    The Diabetes Community got a quick and unwanted snap of harsh reality last Friday when Asante Solutions, makers of the innovative Snap insulin pump, suddenly announced they were closing up shop. With no advanced warning, we learned that the newes...

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    Tandem Diabetes: Project Odyssey Could Change How We Upgrade to Latest Tech

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    Tandem Diabetes Care wants to change how we think about upgrading to the latest and greatest diabetes technology, using a model more like that of smartphones and mobile apps, where customers just download new software when ready, and only trade 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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