Happy Independence Day, Everyone! Naturally, a day celebrating freedom has special meaning for anyone living with diabetes. An original view by our very own Haidee:
Assert your independence by taking a little (safe) diabetes vacation today?
We also wanted to take this opportunity to formally kick off our 2011 Summer Guest Post Series. For your summer reading pleasure*, we'll be featuring a fantastic line-up of diabetes experts — which in our world means everything from empowered patients to bloggers to celebrities, athletes, industry people AND those healthcare professionals, too.
NEWSFLASH: FDA Clears Dexcom Share Direct
Dexcom gets regulatory approval of its 'on-the-go' mobile apps for CGM data-sharing.
Snail Uses Insulin to Poison Fish
New study shows these slow-moving creatures use toxic form of insulin to capture prey.
A New Square Patch Insulin Pump
Israeli company developing new reusable square insulin pump that has Bluetooth for smartphone communication.
(*and also because Amy's taking her annual sojourn to Germany now, and Allison is off to GET MARRIED! Congrats!!!... So, you know, it's a good time to invite some other wonderful people to post here)
Look out for our first guest post, by none other than former Miss America Nicole Johnson, later this week.