Tandem Announces Dexcom G5 Mobile Integration for t:slim X2

August 28, 2017 - Tandem Diabetes Care announces FDA approval and commercial launch of the t:slim X2™ Insulin Pump with Dexcom G5® Mobile continuous glucose monitoring (CGM) integration

Study Shows CGM Benefits Extend to Those with Type 2 Diabetes

Over 24 weeks, Type 2 patients lowered their HbA1C levels and reported high levels of satisfaction using Dexcom's CGM system.

A GoFund Me Campaign is Not Health Insurance

Ted Closson - writer and artist - uses the comic medium to expose why his friend and colleague died. He examines what makes us American in ideology and practice. He asks how it is possible that people are dying in the US for the lack of access to life-saving medicine.

The 2017 Total Eclipse Diabetic Survival Handbook

This is the 2017 Total Eclipse Diabetic Survival Handbook™, or TEDSCH. In the following paragraphs you will find all the information you need to survive (even thrive) during the eclipse.

Immune Therapy Trial Points To Potential T1D Prevention

In a clinical trial for a form of immunotherapy aimed at treating childhood food allergies, British scientists discovered the treatment in fact appeared to stop the immune system from attacking insulin production in those newly diagnosed with Type 1 diabetes.

Strength Is Accepting Help

Kaylin Hunter used to think being strong meant refusing a life vest and fighting the T1D current and the anxiety of managing a chronic disease entirely on her own, but she now defines strength as recognizing the need for help and accepting it.

I Freaking LOVE My Diabetes!

Having Type 1 diabetes has forced me to find the silver linings, not only in the management of my disease, but across all aspects of my life.

How to Be a Supportive Partner: Advice from a Type 1’s Wife

A Type 1 Wife shares her journey toward supporting her partner in the best way possible.

Type 1 Poetry: I Used To Sleep

Andrea Mourad creates original art and poetry that reflect the day-to-day demands of Type 1 diabetes.

Poked & Pinned: An Artist’s Journey

The Poked & Pinned photo series mimics ritual, transforming rarely-seen acts into ones that must be seen.

Stem Cell-derived Treatment One Step Closer to Type 1 Diabetes Cure

Regenerative medicine company and Beyond Type 1 grantee ViaCyte treats first patients in PEC-Direct stem cell replacement trial for high-risk T1D patients.

Discounts on Insulin

With insulin prices skyrocketing in the US, it's become challenging for many to afford the life-saving medicine. Prescription Assistance Programs can help though.

The Winning Team: An Interview with Charlie Kimball

Charlie’s motivation to stay on top of his diabetes management comes from his love for racing. He knows how hard he works to stay competitive in his sport, even when it might not be apparent to interviewers or other athletes in racing.

Creatively Coping with T1D

Through art, Geneva Boliek-Poling has stayed connected to her pre-diagnosis life and also learned that T1D can be something other than a destructive and domineering force.

Diagnosed with Type 1 at Age 57

Laying there on the stretcher, I told the doctor that I knew I was bitten by a mosquito and probably had the Chikungunya virus. He looked at me and said my sugar level was 750 and I was in DKA.