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.**
That time of year has arrived once again, when the kiddos to college students are all heading back to the classroom. Throw diabetes into the educational mix, and that can be a formula for trouble if you're not careful.We know of a whole bunch of o...
We're seeing a flurry of new diabetes devices these days -- it seems only a matter of time before our household appliances start following suit (read the fine print). Now that's a kitchen appliance we'd like to have! Thanks to cartoonist Jon ...
Happy Saturday! Welcome back to Ask D'Mine, our weekly advice column hosted by veteran type 1, diabetes author and clinical educator Wil Dubois.This week, Wil dives into a question about the best "non-insulin" options for those in the type 2 wor...
We may joke about "surfing the waves" of glucose when it comes to life with diabetes, but any talk of sugar surfing these days may be a reference to a new diabetes book that is definitely the real deal. It's written by none other than Dr. Stephen ...
Got questions about life with diabetes? So do we! That's why we offer our weekly diabetes advice column, Ask D'Mine, hosted by veteran type 1, diabetes author and community educator Wil Dubois.This week, Wil takes on a sensitive question from a...