My Life After a Kidney Transplant

We are pleased to present this interview with Daniel Newman, a podcaster and advocate that has had type 1 diabetes since childhood. Dan spends his spare time trying to shine a light on the experiences of others with type 1: “People have so many different experiences and amazing journeys with type 1. Why not create […]

How Do We Measure Successful Diabetes Care?

This content originally appeared on diaTribe. Republished with permission. By Arvind Sommi, Andrew Briskin Quality measures are tools to evaluate the effectiveness and quality of healthcare. Measures such as A1C, blood pressure, and cholesterol are used to understand health at the population level to ensure people with diabetes are getting the best care possible. At […]

Great News: Trials Show Some Diabetes Drugs Can Actually Protect Your Kidneys

This content originally appeared on diaTribe. Republished with permission. By Matthew Garza, Eliza Skoler, and Rhea Teng More people with diabetes are taking drugs like Jardiance and Farxiga, originally developed to lower glucose in people with type 2 diabetes, because the latest data confirms that these drugs can protect your kidneys. A therapy still under […]