ADA 2019 in Review

Beyond Type 1's editorial staff reflects on the highlights, lowlights, insights, and biggest takeaways from the biggest diabetes conference of the year.

Nutritional Therapy for Adults with Diabetes or Prediabetes: ADA Consensus

Today we know that there is no single approach or nutritional treatment for people with diabetes (any type) or prediabetes

Diabetes Care in Hospitals: An Update

The American Diabetes Association included in its guidelines and overall consensus of 2019, a review and update of intrahospital management of diabetes

Rundown of DiabetesMine™ D-Data ExChange

The DiabetesMine™ D-Data ExChange is a biannual event where diabetes advocates, pharma leaders, developers, clinicians, designers, and other groups interested in diabetes tech for diabetes management, and of course a better quality of life, get together.

Tidepool and Medtronic Announce Collaboration on Interoperable Automated Insulin Pump

Tidepool announced that they have partnered with Medtronic to create an interoperable automated insulin pump system.

Preventing Type 1 Diabetes: Results From TrialNet’s Landmark Teplizumab Trial

The immunotherapy drug teplizumab was shown to delay Type 1 diabetes diagnosis a median of 2 years in children and adults at high risk.

Exciting Trial Results for Tandem’s Control-IQ Hybrid Closed Loop System

Participants using Control-IQ saw an increased time in range, lowered HbA1c, and less time in hyperglycemia and hypoglycemia.

Nonprofits Announce Groundbreaking Research Initiative

The Parker Institute, JDRF and The Leona M. and Harry B. Helmsley Charitable Trust announced a research initiative to study immunotherapy-induced diabetes.

Breaking News From ADA 2019

Two studies presented by ADA + JDRF found that access to continuous glucose monitoring in children with diabetes improves glycemic control • Insulet announced positive trial results regarding the Omnipod® HorizonTM Hybrid Closed-Loop System • Study results were presented from Tandem’s Control-IQ hybrid closed loop using the t:slim X2 insulin pump with the Dexcom G6 continuous glucose monitor

Colorado Becomes First State to Pass Bill Capping Insulin Costs

On Wednesday, May 22, Colorado became the first state in the U.S. to put a price cap on insulin.

Country Music Star Eric Paslay Talks Life With T1D

Beyond Type 1 recently spoke with Eric Paslay about life with diabetes, the importance of role models, and what he hopes to accomplish with his new podcast.

Mental Health + The Power of Running

Several members of Type One Run share their take on mental health and the connection between exercise, T1D management, and a healthy outlook on life.

Actress Jennifer Bartels on Embracing Life with T1D

Beyond Type 1 recently talked to actress Jennifer Bartels about her diagnosis, how she is bringing awareness to T1D, and her plans for the future.

DIY Looping With Omnipod: Tips and What to Expect

Just like with any new insulin pump or medication, it takes time to adapt to using Loop. It is important to understand the differences from typical pumping.

Compare Less, Live More: Social Pressure + T1D

Alexi Melvin discusses the competitive nature of social media and the way it affects the T1D community in particular.