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A Blood Glucose Monitor Designed With Consumers, Not Patients, In Mind

How Lonny Stormo’s frustration with meter design led to the creation of POPS! Diabetes Care, and a meter that is elegant enough to double as an iPhone case.

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Almost three months ago, I joined the T1D Exchange team as a clinical research manager. I continue to be impressed with the passion and level of commitment among my colleagues to improve the lives of people with type 1 diabetes (T1D). Recently, our team has been working on an important campaign to #SmashDiabetes. When the […]

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Whether you are newly diagnosed person with type 1 diabetes, a 50-year medalist, or somewhere in between, diabetes advancements have come a long way. It’s good to reflect back on the past diabetes management tools to appreciate what we have now and see how bright the future may be. I can’t tell you how impressed […]

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On December 2, 2013, The Type 1 Diabetes Program of The Leona M. and Harry B. Helmsley Charitable Trust announced its Automated Insulin Delivery Initiative (AIDI), through which it will provide up to $30 million in grants over the next three years to accelerate the development and regulatory approval of new technologies that will automatically […]

Technology Through The Years

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My name is Chester Lynn Wickwire (I go by my middle name) and have lived with type 1 diabetes for 68 years, diagnosed in October 1944, at four and a half at the Yale New Haven Hospital. I am now 72, married, with a son and a daughter and two granddaughters, none of whom have […]