A boatload of preparation went into the 2013 DiabetesMine Innovation Summit -- not least was compiling the sentiments from our 10 Patient Voices Winners into a brand new video expressing "What Patients Really Want."

Remember, the three questions we asked you all to consider this year were:

  • What improved health outcomes in diabetes matter most to you and why?
  • How do you want diabetes technology to fit into your daily life?
  • What are your biggest concerns about the changes in healthcare reimbursement for diabetes and why?

Huge thanks to all the entrants in this contest, and congrats to our 10 fantastic winners whom we were thrilled to host at Stanford University last week!

And special thanks to technology blogger/type 1 Scott Hanselman, for lending his amazing voice to this video.

Now, y'all please watch the video and tell us what you think:

News nuggets from around the diabetes community

NEWSFLASH: FDA Clears Dexcom Share Direct
Dexcom gets regulatory approval of its 'on-the-go' mobile apps for CGM data-sharing.
State of the Union: It's Time to Cure Diabetes
President launching new precision medicine initiative to better treat, cure diseases like diabetes.
'Robotic Pancreas' Appears On American Idol
Carlos Santana's nephew Adam Lasher shows off Dexcom G4 during live performance.

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See also: our Storify roundup of Twitter coverage of the event, with hashtag #dbminesummit.

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