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Patriots gave Love two options: Retire for a year or be released

Patriots gave Love two options:  Retire for a year or be released | diabetes and more | Scoop.it
It’s becoming more clear that the New England Patriots cut defensive lineman Kyle Love for one reason.  He has Type-2 diabetes.
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They hacked her pancreas, and found love along the way

They hacked her pancreas, and found love along the way | diabetes and more | Scoop.it
Dana Lewis and Scott Leibrand hacked a Raspberry Pi to turn it into an artificial pancreas.
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Diabetes Research Institute Successfully Transplants First Patient In Pilot BioHub Trial

Diabetes Research Institute Successfully Transplants First Patient In Pilot BioHub Trial | diabetes and more | Scoop.it
MIAMI, Aug. 26, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Diabetes Research Institute (DRI), a Center of Excellence at...
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Dexcom receives FDA 510(k) clearance for Bluetooth-enabled CGM G5 | mobihealthnews

Dexcom receives FDA 510(k) clearance for Bluetooth-enabled CGM G5 | mobihealthnews | diabetes and more | Scoop.it
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6 Things to Know Before Starting Afrezza | DiabetesMine

6 Things to Know Before Starting Afrezza | DiabetesMine | diabetes and more | Scoop.it
Afrezza inhaled insulin has great potential, but it's not perfect. Learn what people with diabetes should know before starting this new drug from MannKind / Sanofi.
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Profile for MarieB

Profile for MarieB | diabetes and more | Scoop.it
In 1967, my parents decided to send me to private school and in September I had the required physical exam. Just after the exam, my mom took me down to a lab, and I had my blood taken. When I asked her why, she said something about diabetes, but added, “don’t worry, you don’t have diabetes”. A few days later she said I had to go to Children’s Hospital in Washington DC, and did not tell me why. When I got there, the receptionist looked at me and said, “oh this is the little girl with diabetes...
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Everybody Talks Episode 5: Bionic Pancreas - TuDiabetes

Everybody Talks Episode 5: Bionic Pancreas - TuDiabetes | diabetes and more | Scoop.it
This week Corinna and Mike talk about diabetes technology. They also play the interview we did with Scott Scolnick from the Bionic Pancreas Team which is a collaborative group from Boston University and Massachusetts General Hospital working together to make automated blood glucose control a reality. Mike asks the question, “Would fully automated diabetes management be …
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Senseonics raises $10M for implanted, smartphone-connected glucose sensor | mobihealthnews

Senseonics raises $10M for implanted, smartphone-connected glucose sensor | mobihealthnews | diabetes and more | Scoop.it
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children with DIABETES - What's New for 12 August 2015

Children with Diabetes is the online community for parents, kids, adults, and families living with type 1 diabetes.
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Echo Therapeutics' Non-Invasive Continuous Glucose Monitoring System Likely Designation as a Class 2 Medical Device in China - Aug 12, 2015

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JJ’s Animas Latest Insulin Pump Opens Their Data to Tidepool

JJ’s Animas Latest Insulin Pump Opens Their Data to Tidepool | diabetes and more | Scoop.it
Johnson & Johnson’s (J&J) Animas is the latest device maker to join forces with non-profit Tidepool, which provides open-source data...
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The Hidden Cost of Diabetes Devices to Patients

The Hidden Cost of Diabetes Devices to Patients | diabetes and more | Scoop.it
Diabetes devices are life-enhancing. For the most part they give us remarkable capacity to better manage our health. But we must recognize that new technology also adds effort, frustration, discomfort, confusion and expense to patients' lives.
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Bionic Pancreas Will 'Dramatically Change' Type 1 Diabetes Care

The bionic pancreas could be FDA approved within the next 3 years, which will significantly affect how type 1 diabetes is managed.
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Diabetes Research Institute Successfully Transplants First Patient in Pilot BioHub Trial - YouTube

The Diabetes Research Institute announced today that the first patient in its clinical trial to test for the first time a novel transplant technique for insu...

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Godspeed to the researchers and trial participants. 

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Dr. Faustman's Pathway to Changing Hemoglobin A1C - YouTube

Dr. Denise Faustman speaks with Neel Jadeja about the FDA approving phase two of her clinical trials using the BCG(bacillus Calmette-Guérin) vaccine to rever...
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Dear Dr. Faustman, I care about change in c-peptide more than A1c. Thank you.  (Her comment is odd - around minute 11:00) and the trial has A1c change as primary outcome now https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT02081326?term=faustman&rank=1 ;

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Meet two candidates for the Diabetes Research Institute's new clinical trial - YouTube

The DRI's Clinical Cell Transplant Team stands ready to transplant the first set of participants who have met the stringent selection criteria for our FDA-ap...
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Contact Detach Recall - infusion set Contact_Detach_Urgent_Medical_Device_Notification_Canada_Aug10_EN_Web.pdf

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...Because Your Life with Diabetes (or any other challenge) is Not the Same Experience As Everyone Else's!

...Because Your Life with Diabetes (or any other challenge) is Not the Same Experience As Everyone Else's! | diabetes and more | Scoop.it
This is a rant. An emotionally charged rant that comes from a variety of thoughts and emotions in my head about a variety of experiences...but I know it's one you'll probably understand.Part of what initially sparked these emotions was this post from mom-blogger at TheMighty.com af
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Sanofi launches fast-acting, high-concentration insulin med Toujeo in the U.K.

Sanofi launches fast-acting, high-concentration insulin med Toujeo in the U.K. | diabetes and more | Scoop.it
A longer-acting version of the world's best-selling diabetes drug is now available in the U.K. Sanofi announced the availability of the long-acting basal insulin med Toujeo in the country.
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DexCom Taps Google to Build Miniature Diabetes Sensors -- The Motley Fool

DexCom Taps Google to Build Miniature Diabetes Sensors --  The Motley Fool | diabetes and more | Scoop.it
DexCom is handing over shares in itself to Google as part of a new blood glucose monitoring collaboration.
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Hacking In Medical Devices White And Black Hats Part 1

Hacking In Medical Devices White And Black Hats Part 1 | diabetes and more | Scoop.it
Hacking in medical devices is a sensitive topic. In general, hacking has some deeply negative connotations but, while some hackers are dangerous,...
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Effective Strategies Needed to Address Eating Disorders in Diabetes

Effective Strategies Needed to Address Eating Disorders in Diabetes | diabetes and more | Scoop.it
Endocrinologists and diabetes educators need to have effective strategies for managing patients with type 1 diabetes who also have eating disorders.
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