You could say we've spurred a national debate here with the patient-led push for improved diabetes technology. But the term "debate" implies argument, and happily, most people seem to agree that "more is more": the more attention paid to developing better technology, the more often better technology will be developed.
Check out this blogosphere/media coverage of Adaptive Path's answer to my call for cooler diabetes devices:
NPR's Future Tense
JDRF Artificial Pancreas Project
+ more to come?
Keep talking, people. It seems we've finally pricked up the consumer design world's ears.
** UPDATE: See a new follow-up blog post today on Adaptive Path's vision of the future.**
Got questions about life with diabetes? So do we! That's why we offer our weekly advice column, Ask D'Mine, hosted by veteran type 1, diabetes author and community educator Wil Dubois.This week, it's all about insulin, as Wil takes on four quest...
Oh, how the fun never stops when it comes to expressing our diabetes selves on the Internet... Take for example Legobetes, a new online meme of sorts featuring Lego figurines doing diabetes things, with funny speech bubbles and captions, that emer...
Happy Saturday! Welcome back to Ask D'Mine, our weekly advice column hosted by veteran type 1, diabetes author and community educator Wil Dubois.This week, Wil offers some insight to a woman struggling with the "pre-diabetes" challenge of not hea...
The Big Game is here... With all those game-time snacks coming our way: place your Superbowl blood sugar bets now!Thanks to the talented Jon Carter, who's been drawing for us here at the 'Mine for some time now. You can check out the more of h...
What do we really know about diabetes and marijuana? A fair amount, it turns out, although much of it is anecdotal rather than solid scientific evidence. According to an info site called The Stoner's Cookbook: "Due to the complexity of the conditi...