For anyone who has a fitbit watch and wants to see their blood sugars on the face, there is an amazing watch face out there called ‘Glance‘. Here is an interview with the creator, Ryan! Thank you so much for doing this! Name: Ryan Mason Diabetaversary:March 7, 2007 Are you on an insulin pump? I […]
Dexcom Signs Multi-Year Collaboration Agreement with the University of Virginia…
SAN DIEGO–(BUSINESS WIRE)–DexCom, Inc. (NASDAQ:DXCM) today announced it has signed a five-year collaboration agreement with the University of Virginia to advance its research and development efforts on continuous glucose monitoring-based solutions. The research partnership will center on advancing Dexcom’s automated insulin delivery technology and exploring the use of continuous glucose monitoring tools outside the Type […]
FDA approves new closed-loop insulin delivery system for people with Type 1 diabetes
A new software system that will let people with diabetes customize their treatment and automatically adjust their insulin levels was just approved for use by the Food and Drug Administration. It will reach patients in January 2020. The technology, called Control-IQ, is manufactured by Tandem Diabetes Care and connects with blood glucose sensors and insulin […]
Dexcom server outage rocks Type 1 diabetes community
Many users are outraged over what they say is inadequate communication by the company, which is using Facebook as a primary way to update patients. The company’s Twitter account is not active. Carrie Diulus, an orthopaedic spine surgeon and Type 1 diabetic who uses a Dexcom device, told MedTech Dive in an interview Dexcom’s communication to parents […]
Tandem Diabetes Care Announces Health Canada Approval of t:slim X2 Insulin Pump with Basal-IQ Predictive Low-Glucose Suspend Technology
FANTASTIC NEWS!!!!!! SAN DIEGO–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Nov. 20, 2019– Tandem Diabetes Care, Inc. (NASDAQ: TNDM), a leading insulin delivery and diabetes technology company, today announced Health Canada approval of the t:slim X2™ insulin pump with Basal-IQ™ technology. Basal-IQ technology, a predictive low-glucose suspend (PLGS) algorithm, utilizes sensor values from an integrated Dexcom G6 continuous glucose monitor (CGM) […]
Glucose monitoring technology ‘life or death’ for type 1 diabetes
Like every other kid nowadays, Ava Everson loves her gadgets. But not for their entertainment value. To the eight-year-old Niagara Falls girl, the gadgets she wears and holds can be life-saving technology. Ava has type 1 diabetes, a chronic, dangerous disease that can cause wild swings in blood glucose levels that require constant vigilance for […]
Happy Birthday to us podcast!
You can listen to Ashley & Sarah talk about almost everything under the sun, but especially @max Domi’s new book, Hawaii, insulin pumps, a specific CGM company, genetic disease, hypoglycemia, flying, ThediabeticBond.com and so much more! We are also available on many different podcast apps! Look for YesICanEatCake Click here –> Episode 4 – It’s […]
Dexcom G6 IS OUT IN CANADA!
Finally! You can now order the Dexcom G6 at their website! Yay Canada!
Dexcom G6 is Coming to Canada SOON!
Great news! The Dexcom G6 is coming to Canada soon! You can get all the information here