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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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Two dads tackle their own kids' diabetes - CNN.com

Two dads tackle their own kids' diabetes  - CNN.com | diabetes and more | Scoop.it
Two dads tackle their own kids' diabetes
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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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Sanofi enters research collaboration with Evotec to develop new diabetes therapies

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The Role of Dietary Protein and Fat in Glycaemic Control in Type 1 Diabetes: Implications for Intensive Diabetes Management

The Role of Dietary Protein and Fat in Glycaemic Control in Type 1 Diabetes: Implications for Intensive Diabetes Management | diabetes and more | Scoop.it
A primary focus of the management of type 1 diabetes has been on matching prandial insulin therapy with carbohydrate amount consumed. However, even with the introduction of more flexible intensive insulin regimes, people with type 1 diabetes still struggle ...
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Impact of new technologies on diabetes care - World Journal of Diabetes-Baishideng Publishing

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Will Medtronic’s MiniMed 640 Pump Glitch affect its PMA Status? - Legal Reader

Will Medtronic’s MiniMed 640 Pump Glitch affect its PMA Status? - Legal Reader | diabetes and more | Scoop.it
Medtronic issued letters to nearly 2,000 owners of the MiniMed 640 and 620 insulin pumps in Europe, warning of a potential glitch in the reading mechanism.
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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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Double monitoring of insulin doses offers minimal protection against in-hospital errors

Double monitoring of insulin doses offers minimal protection against in-hospital errors | diabetes and more | Scoop.it
Double monitoring of insulin doses offers minimal protection against in-hospital errors
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Accuracy of Continuous Glucose Monitoring During Three Closed-Loop Home Studies Under Free-Living Conditions. - PubMed - NCBI

Diabetes Technol Ther. 2015 Aug 4. [Epub ahead of print]
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NIH Commits $15 Million to Fund Type 1 Diabetes Genetic Research

NIH Commits $15 Million to Fund Type 1 Diabetes Genetic Research | diabetes and more | Scoop.it
Grant will fund up to five projects focused on genetic risk for type 1 diabetes.
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