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Type 1 Diabetes News

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. 

Siren’s machine washable, dryable socks use temperature monitoring as a convenient way to alert users of potential injuries and help prevent complications
Less intimidating insertion for pump users: peel tape, remove cover, one button to insert; available in Europe, with more countries coming later this year
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!
If you have a Fitbit, check out the diabetes communities in the app for tips and support from fellow people with diabetes
New dose adjustment recommendations for adults and children using Dexcom's G5 CGM based on trend arrows and insulin sensitivity
Physicians, diabetes educators, and research scientists share their own health bright spots in food and exercise, technology, and more
Dexcom G6 cleared by FDA with no fingerstick calibrations, 10-day wear time, approval for ages 2 years and older, no acetaminophen interference, and more
As early as 2019, the FDA could approve SGLT-2 inhibitors for adults with type 1, but some patients are already using these pills “off label”; see guidance from leading...
How you can get a copy of Bright Spots & Landmines: The Diabetes Guide I Wish Someone Had Handed Me.
How Jamie Kurtzig, a high school student using a DIY automated insulin delivery system, manages her type 1 diabetes
AgaMatrix blood glucose meters and strips by Amazon could make ordering diabetes supplies more convenient and cheaper
How Kerri Sparling navigates CGM sharing with friends and family and how it’s helped her feel less self-conscious about her numbers
The importance of sleep for teens with diabetes. Plus, key sleep strategies from young adults living with diabetes!
New product details, pictures, and study timing updates on Beta Bionics’ iLet and Bigfoot’s Loop and Inject systems from Friends for Life 2018
Special occasion meals take special skills to navigate – my top five tips for enjoying Valentine's Day
To commemorate World Obesity Day, we are raising attention on terribly stigmatizing language around obesity and weight
Zynquista was not approved by the FDA; Complete Response Letter suggests the FDA is weighing safety concerns of the SGLT-1/2 dual inhibitor for type 1 diabetes
The latest on Dexcom’s work with Verily to make a more simple and accessible CGM; also, the “Pro Q” professional CGM and insulin dosing advice for people on multiple...
Updates to the Clarity app allow G5 and G6 CGM users to set a daily time-in-range goal and be notified when it is reached, awesome Bright Spots pattern recognition in...
Contribute data to a new study on how overnight blood sugars affect sleep, activity, and mental state; four-week “virtual” trial recruiting people with type 1 on Dexcom...