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Type 1 Diabetes is a chronic condition in which your body loses the ability to produce insulin, which is necessary for most cells to convert food into energy and regulate blood sugar levels. 

This just in: women who intensively manage their diabetes may be divabetics , and if you want a website that focuses on girl talk, recipes, and makeovers - and an...
For obvious reasons, people with diabetes are encouraged to wear medical alert jewelry, though sometimes they prefer carrying a medical information card in their wallet...
How might diabetes devices improve in the future? Kerri Morrone Sparling offers us her wish list.
Diabetes devices with cell phone technology, data analytics, and a touchscreen? diaTribe’s own Adam Brown test drives the newest blood glucose meters...
Touchscreens have changed how hundreds of millions of people use cell phones and have enabled the rise of the tablet computer; now, a touchscreen blood glucose meter is...
Kelly on weight-loss revolutions, cutting-edge SMBG, and a one-of-a-kind diaTribe giveaway…
In 2011, over 20,000 children (!) in North America attended more than 200 diabetes camping programs. As the 2012 summer camp registration process gears up, we were...
We recently had the privilege of attending Medtronic’s 2nd Annual Diabetes Advocate Forum, held at the company’s headquarters in Northridge, CA, on March 30. The event...
We last wrote about Type 1 University (T1U) in our test drive in diaTribe #29 – at the time, we were quite impressed after attending two of Gary Scheiner’s advanced...
We are encouraged to report that the FDA has approved Levemir for use in pregnant women with type 1, type 2, or gestational diabetes. Levemir is a long acting, or “basal...
Cutting through the information clutter.
Our highs and lows while trying out Symlin.
Caps off to this intensive manager, Phil Southerland.
Irl B. Hirsch, MD, an internationally-recognized diabetes expert and former ADA Clinician of the Year, is a professor of medicine at the University of Washington School...
An African-American who has spent his entire career in corporate America, Donald is now the president and chief executive officer of a non-profit organization that -...
Talking with two diabetes titans, Dr. Irl Hirsch, endocrinologist extraordinaire, and Arnold Donald, striking new head of the JDRF.
A story of bigotry on a radio show.
Feel the excitement.
On April 9, the FDA announced that it had extended the decision date for Vivus’ obesity medication Qnexa by three months to July 17. The agency postponed its approval...
Dr. Diana Guthrie, winner of the AADE Living Legend Award, on controlled breathing and supplements for people with diabetes…

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