Once again, I'm launching a series of Guest Posts here at the 'Mine for your summer reading enjoyment (and also because I'm going on vacation, K?)

If all goes well, this year's Guest Posts should appear intermittently with a few features and news items that I hope to cover from abroad.  We're spending *a whole month* in Germany this year, so I'm packing an entire roll-on carry case full of pods, test strips, and insulin and syringe backups. Oy. Wish me luck with that.

Here on the site, you can look forward to some very cool summer reading from the likes of:

Naturally, comments will be open — and welcome! — as usual, but I may not reply immediately in the next few weeks.  I'm asking my Guest Post authors to keep an eye out, and reply to any queries directly via the comments section.

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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In the meantime, if you have anything urgent for me, you can convey this information via my intermittent correspondent (and good friend) Allison Blass.

Love You All. Have a bitchin' summer!  (do people still say that? ;o)

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