Teenager Builds T1D1 App After Diagnosis with Type 1 Diabetes

T1D1 (which stands for type 1 diabetes from day 1) is an app that was created by a newly diagnosed 13-year-old, Drew M, to help people better manage their condition. Determination coupled with being well-versed in coding led Drew to create this app almost immediately after diagnosis. I thought it would be nice to hear […]

New Dexcom Update: Your G7 Questions Answered

Last month, we chatted with Jake Leach, Dexcom’s chief technology officer (CTO) to get the latest scoop on the release timeline and new features of the Dexcom G7 continuous glucose monitor (CGM), a highly-anticipated diabetes technology that will be released in 2021. Many follow-up questions from our readers prompted us to follow-up further. Without further […]

Debate: Should the Artificial Pancreas Include Glucagon? (ADA 2020)

For the millions of people living with type 1 diabetes worldwide, the development of an effective system to automatically regulate blood sugar levels is of paramount significance. Artificial pancreas systems (APS) are being developed with the goals of automatically adjusting the delivery of insulin (and potentially, glucagon) based on glucose readings from a continuous glucose […]

The Biggest News in Diabetes Technology, Drugs, and Nutrition: Highlights from ADA 2020

This content originally appeared on diaTribe. Republished with permission. By Eliza Skoler, Jimmy McDermott, Matthew Garza, Divya Gopisetty, Frida Velcani, Emily Fitts, Karena Yan, Joseph Bell, and Rosalind Lucier The diaTribe team attended the 2020 ADA 80th Scientific Sessions to share several of the greatest highlights from the virtual conference! The American Diabetes Association (ADA) 80th Scientific Sessions was […]

Debate: Can Technology Eliminate Hypoglycemia? (ADA 2020)

Advances in diabetes technology have brought forth a lot of new and valuable tools to people living with diabetes. From continuous glucose monitors (CGMs), to insulin pumps, to integrated systems that can automatically adjust insulin delivery based on CGM reading to safeguard against hypoglycemia, diabetes tech is rapidly evolving. For all insulin users, low blood […]

The Biggest News in Diabetes Technology from ATTD 2020 – A Deep Dive on CGM and more!

This content originally appeared on diaTribe. Republished with permission. By Jimmy McDermott, Eliza Skoler, Divya Gopisetty, Emily Fitts, Frida Velcani, Kelly Close, and Albert Cai The diaTribe team is on the ground in Madrid, Spain to cover the latest news in diabetes technology from ATTD. Here are our top highlights from the conference so far […]

Cracking the Code: CEO Eran Atlas Talks Dreamed’s Revolutionary Tech

This content originally appeared on Beyond Type 1. Republished with permission. By Jordan Dakin Beyond Type 1: Can you talk about the founding of DreaMed? Eran: DreaMed started as part of one of the biggest institutes for people with type 1 diabetes in Israel. The director of this institute is Professor Moshe Philip (co-chairman of […]

World Diabetes Day 2019: The Most Important Issues We Face

Today is World Diabetes Day. What are the most important issues that you face as a person with diabetes? See what the online diabetes community had to say. Source: diabetesdaily.com