TGIF, right? And welcome to the second in our new series of "life with diabetes" videos created for us here at the 'Mine and for our sister community DiabeticConnect by filmmaker and D-mom Jenny MacKenzie.

This week's episode is about a family learning to navigate life with type 2 diabetes -- where eating isn't as much fun as it used to be, for one thing.

Episode 2: Kids with Type 2 Diabetes

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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