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 […]

COVID-19 Vaccine for People with Diabetes: What’s Going On?

The COVID-19 vaccine is here, and like most things dealing with the pandemic, the rollout of both the Pfizer-BioNtech and the Moderna vaccines has been a nightmare. The Trump administration’s Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) Advisory Committee for Immunization Practices (ACIP) released loose guidelines for states to follow in determining how to disseminate […]

Feeling Helpless? Here’s What You Can Do

This content originally appeared on Beyond Type 1. Republished with permission. By Beyond Type 1 Editorial Team Feeling helpless in the midst of COVID-19? You’re not alone. There’s a lot we still don’t know about the virus and the situation is changing by the hour. One important thing to think about is separating what you […]

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 […]