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Diabetes Devices monitor and help to manage your blood sugar levels to try to stay within the target range, helping prevent complications of diabetes.

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Lilly’s Humalog Junior KwikPen offers 0.5 unit dose increments in prefilled, disposable device – a win for highly insulin sensitive users
Comparing Medtronic’s MiniMed 670G to injections and pumps in people with type 1 diabetes, with and without CGM; enrollment to open in May at some trial locations
By Maeve Serino and Adam Brown Learn about what’s new and what’s coming soon in Smart Pens, automated insulin delivery, pumps, and more Diabetes technology moves fast,...
Sanofi’s insulin adjustment app to help people with type 2 diabetes optimize once-daily long-acting basal insulin is now available for Apple and Android devices
The FDA decision on Novo Nordisk’s basal insulin is based on positive safety and efficacy data of Tresiba versus other basal insulins
Implanted sensor with on-body transmitter lasts more than 12x longer than other CGMs; launch expected in Europe in late 2017
A new challenge from Amazon and Merck calls for innovative solutions that use Alexa voice technology to help improve diabetes management
Learn more about new and upcoming glucose monitoring products – what’s available now and what could be coming soon
Dexcom CGM for Medicare shipments start with hopefully more to come, Ascencia Contour Next One meter added, and why remote monitoring is not enabled
Includes insulin dose advisor software; plus, a new Novo Nordisk connected Echo insulin pen to debut in Europe later this year
Initiative encourages pump and CGM devices to use “open protocols” to enable the DIY community, innovation, and more options for automated insulin delivery
New Livongo Family Care Plan available without a prescription or insurance
An app uses blood sugar readings and other diabetes information to provide personalized guidance to workouts, along with exercise videos specifically for people with...
The smart insulin pen’s Android app is expected to launch later this year in the US; a Europe launch is expected in 2019. Plus, learn about four other smart pens/caps in...
A study testing whether One Drop’s coaching app, along with Fitbit activity trackers, can help people with diabetes and prediabetes meet their goals
The world’s first all-diabetes professional cycling team is now sponsored by Dexcom; diabetes research studies on CGM and exercise will start this year: What is the...
Acclaimed author James S. Hirsch on his encounter with a broken healthcare system while trying to obtain FreeStyle Libre for his teenage son
The diaTribe Foundation and TCOYD hosted a panel discussion at the ADA 78 th Scientific Sessions in Orlando, Florida; read about insights on how to improve diabetes care
A positive 8-0 vote at the FDA paves the way for first implanted CGM to come to the US; read what patient advocates and healthcare providers like about Eversense!
App allows FreeStyle Libre sensor users to monitor blood sugar on their smartphone without a separate reader. Tools also available for sharing glucose data with...