How accurate are blood glucose meters?

A new independent study reveals that not all BGMs on the market report clinically accurate blood glucose levels.

It’s No Longer Just a Needle Game

After her body started resisting injected insulin, Ginger Gault knew she needed a change. After switching to Afrezza, an inhaled insulin, her life has taken an entirely new direction.

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

Flying with Dia-Anxiety

The author shares her realization of the anxiety she overcomes on each flight with diabetes.

Growing up with T1D

T1D presents different challenges at different stages of life. Here's advice for managing T1D as one comes into young adulthood.

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.

Diabetes Tech: How To Keep Up, While Keeping Your Hopes Up

With so much diabetes news flooding our lives, how does one manage his or her hopes and expectations around realizable treatments and technological lifestyle improvements?

Jungle Type 1 Diabetes — A Day in the Life

As the photographer for an off-the-grid sustainability institute in a Panamanian jungle, my life is not super easy to explain. Having Type 1 out here is just another interesting addition to the mix.

T1D Management On The Go: OneTouch Reveal

Earlier this month, Johnson and Johnson released the latest version of their popular OneTouch Reveal mobile app. Here's what you need to know.

Meet the Woman Behind Lyfebulb + The Innovation Summit

After her diagnosis, and completing her postdoctoral in diabetes, Karin began to notice that there was a lack of organizations out there that focused on enjoying life despite living with a chronic illness.

Exclusive with Former NFL Player Brandon Green

“At the professional level, you could lose your job if you have to sit out,” Brandon said. “You have to operate like you don’t have it – people won’t feel sorry for you and you’ll have to compete like everyone else.”

Riding the Loop: Life on the Artificial Pancreas

I tried to seek help from doctors, therapists and friends in my Type 1 community, but nothing people told me could just change my mind about the fear I'd developed over hypos.

How to Engage Young Adults with Type 1 Diabetes: A New Study

Since 2014, the D1 now researchers have worked with Galway University Hospitals to examine how young adults interact with their diabetes teams and how consistently they attend appointments to figure out ways to improve the diabetes management and overall health of these patients.

Are CGMs Really Safe for Dosing?

If you’ve been looking to safely ditch pricking your finger 10 times a day in order to confirm your glucose levels, well, your time may have come.

6 Ways to Make Healthy Eating Easy

Taylor Riggs, registered dietician and food enthusiast, has just published her cookbook Real Food, Real Simple. In addition to dozens of scrumptious paleo-friendly and gluten-free recipes, she has some sage advice on food and health for those living with Type 1 diabetes.