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    Small But Mighty: Mom Invents Clever Diabetes Supply Reminder

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    How many times have you dashed out the door without those all-important diabetes supplies?Maybe you forgot your glucose meter or insulin pen, or possibly an OmniPod insulin pump receiver or backup infusion set, or test strips in case you need them...

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    Ask D'Mine: Hopscotch Insulin?

    Life with Diabetes

    Need help navigating life with diabetes? You can always Ask D'Mine! Welcome again to our weekly Q&A column, hosted by veteran type 1, diabetes author and community educator Wil Dubois. This week, Wil is talking about just how minimal you can get ...

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    NEWS: Sanofi Launches New Admelog Insulin at Reduced Price

    Life with Diabetes

    As brand-name insulins that have dominated the market continue going off patent, new "biosimilar" versions are poised to shake up the diabetes world. And now... Hello, generic meal-time insulin!This week, Sanofi launched its new meal-time insulin ...

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    Warming Up to Do-It-Yourself Diabetes Looping

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    When longtime type 1 Doug Boss in Texas first started exploring do-it-yourself closed loop diabetes technology, he didn't have high expectations. As a self-employed IT analyst, the 30-year T1 began tinkering with his own "Artificial Pancreas" just...

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    NEWSFLASH: FDA OKs New Dexcom G6 CGM!

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    Hello, Dexcom G6! Our diabetes community is pretty excited about the FDA's recent approval of the latest generation of the Dexcom continuous glucose monitor, for good reason! The new Dexcom G6 CGM is the first of its kind offering direct-to-phone...

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    Metronom Health: Building Smaller, More Accurate and Cheaper CGM

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    As more companies eye the ever-expanding continuous glucose monitoring (CGM) universe, an almost unheard-of little startup in California is developing a new sensing product that could truly change the game. The idea sounds a bit contradictory, o...

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    Sleeping Aids and Diabetes

    Life with Diabetes

    Even as I'm typing this, my eyes are watering and I'm suppressing a yawn.Yes, I live with type 1 diabetes and regularly don't get enough sleep -- the two often go hand-in-hand. Whether it be the need to get up and check my blood sugar level or res...

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    CheckMate Diabetes App: A Little Help from Our Friends…

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    We know, we know... there are tons of apps out there that have to do with reminding PWDs (people with diabetes) to check their glucose more often, and track parameters like food, dosing and exercise. But this one's a bit different, taking a commun...

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    Rocker Bret Michaels Joins Insulin Affordability Fight

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    Insulin affordability advocacy may be getting a major celebrity boost. That is, legendary rock singer Bret Michaels of Poison has vowed to add his name to the roster of those passionate about the #insulin4all fight. Remember he's one of us, diagn...

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    NEWSFLASH: Medtronic Brings Back Stand-Alone CGM with New Guardian Connect

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    For the first time in a decade, people with diabetes in the U.S. who are not using an insulin pump can get a stand-alone continuous glucose monitor (CGM) from Medtronic Diabetes. The company announced Monday that it had received FDA approval on Ma...

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    Meet BluHale: Afrezza Inhaled Insulin's New Data-Tracking Accessory

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    People with diabetes using Afrezza inhaled insulin will hopefully soon have access to a new Bluetooth accessory called BluHale that will help them know if they're taking the medication properly and getting the full dose. The idea is to build this ...

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    Dr. David Kendall: From Lilly Diabetes to Leading MannKind's Afrezza Research

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    The future of Afrezza inhaled insulin maker MannKind Corp. has been the subject of quite a bit of controversy, with some very vocal naysayers predicting the demise of the California company.That's not happened, and in fact, new leadership has help...

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    Around the Diabetes Blogosphere: February 2018

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    Hey, D-Friends! February may be a shorter month, but that doesn't mean our Diabetes Online Community is short of amazing content! With love in the air as usual this Valentine's month, we wanted to follow that theme by showing our love for fellow ...

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    Field-Testing Companion Medical's New 'InPen' Smart Insulin Pen

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    Imagine if you will an insulin pen that can tell you how much insulin you need to correct an errant high blood sugar. One that can suggest the size of bolus needed to cover a bowl of Mac & Cheese. One that can actually track insulin on board (IOB)...

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    The 2018 Diabetes Oscars Go To...

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    February is of course awards season thanks to the Grammys and Oscars, and in keeping with tradition we're excited to once again offer our own take on the "best-of" in various categories among the Diabetes Community. What's unique about our Diabete...

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    Experimenting with Old-School (Cheaper) Insulin Products

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    Browsing the diabetes online universe lately, we've seen numerous examples of people experimenting with various types of insulins -- some seeking lower-cost options, and others trying out newer insulins or different combinations often when they've...

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    Sizing Up #ATTD2018 — Big European Diabetes Tech Conference

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    One of the biggest diabetes happenings of the year is Europe's Advanced Technologies and Treatments for Diabetes (ATTD) conference, and this year, thousands gathered for the recent event held in Vienna, Austria, to talk shop.While the "latest and ...

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    A Demand for Better Glucagon Policies and Products

    Life with Diabetes

    For those of us living with diabetes, severe low blood sugars requiring emergency help are always a possibility. But the odds are unfortunately not in our favor that someone nearby will be able to respond properly and administer glucagon to save u...

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    Ask D'Mine: How to Manage Steroids with Diabetes

    Life with Diabetes

    Hey, Diabetes Community! Welcome to Ask D'Mine, our weekly advice column hosted by veteran type 1 and diabetes author Wil Dubois in New Mexico, who has a number of years' experience as a clinical diabetes specialist. This week, Wil explores the ...

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    Hacking the Abbott Libre Flash Glucose Monitor

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    When the Abbott FreeStyle Libre first hit the American market a few months back, there was much ado about the label "Flash Glucose Monitoring" versus Continuous Glucose Monitoring (CGM).The Libre is a not a CGM as we know it, many argue, because: ...

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