Insulin pumps and a question mark

“Can I Just Get the Pink One?” – How To Choose An Insulin Pump

[podcast src=”https://html5-player.libsyn.com/embed/episode/id/15263651/height/90/theme/custom/thumbnail/yes/direction/forward/render-playlist/no/custom-color/3e9ccc/” width=”100%” scrolling=”no” class=”podcast-class” frameborder=”0″ placement=”top” primary_content_url=”http://traffic.libsyn.com/diabetesconnections/EP_312_Final_What_Pump_Melissa_Lee.mp3″ libsyn_item_id=”15263651″ height=”90″ theme=”custom” custom_color=”3e9ccc” player_use_thumbnail=”use_thumbnail” use_download_link=”use_download_link” download_link_text=”Download” /]“What insulin pump should we get?” is a really common question. But it isn’t the right question, at least to start. We’re turning that around into, “If I want a pump, how should I choose one?” After all, every pump…

Brandon Mouw and his dog

Life After a Pancreas Transplant: Meet Brandon Mouw

[podcast src=”https://html5-player.libsyn.com/embed/episode/id/15186728/height/90/theme/custom/thumbnail/yes/direction/forward/render-playlist/no/custom-color/3e9ccc/” width=”100%” scrolling=”no” class=”podcast-class” frameborder=”0″ placement=”top” primary_content_url=”http://traffic.libsyn.com/diabetesconnections/Ep_311_Final_Brandon_Transplant.mp3″ libsyn_item_id=”15186728″ height=”90″ theme=”custom” custom_color=”3e9ccc” player_use_thumbnail=”use_thumbnail” use_download_link=”use_download_link” download_link_text=”Download” /] What’s it like to live with a pancreas transplant? And why would you need one? Brandon Mouw was diagnosed with type 1 as a child and lived well with it for many years. He explains what happened to change…

Girls at camp look at letters from home

“I Can’t Imagine Any Place More Special” – Diabetes Camp Goes Virtual

[podcast src=”https://html5-player.libsyn.com/embed/episode/id/15005498/height/90/theme/custom/thumbnail/yes/direction/forward/render-playlist/no/custom-color/3e9ccc/” width=”100%” scrolling=”no” class=”podcast-class” frameborder=”0″ placement=”top” primary_content_url=”http://traffic.libsyn.com/diabetesconnections/Ep_309_Final_Virtual_Camp_Stevens.mp3″ libsyn_item_id=”15005498″ height=”90″ theme=”custom” custom_color=”3e9ccc” player_use_thumbnail=”use_thumbnail” use_download_link=”use_download_link” download_link_text=”Download” /]Diabetes camp is looking very different this summer as almost every program has shifted to a virtual experience. We talk to the people behind Clara Barton Camp, one of the oldest and well-established D-Camps in the country. Sam Stevens was…

Tandem pump running the Control IQ program

“A First Look Under The Hood” – Control IQ Studies & What’s Next From Tandem

[podcast src=”https://html5-player.libsyn.com/embed/episode/id/14932277/height/90/theme/custom/thumbnail/yes/direction/forward/render-playlist/no/custom-color/3e9ccc/” width=”100%” scrolling=”no” class=”podcast-class” frameborder=”0″ placement=”top” primary_content_url=”http://traffic.libsyn.com/diabetesconnections/Ep_308_Final_Tandem_Habif.mp3″ libsyn_item_id=”14932277″ height=”90″ theme=”custom” custom_color=”3e9ccc” player_use_thumbnail=”use_thumbnail” use_download_link=”use_download_link” download_link_text=”Download” /]Tandem presented new studies at the recent ADA conference and got approval for some of the youngest people with diabetes to use their newest tech. Steph Habif is Tandem’s Senior Director of Behavioral Sciences. She shares what those studies found,…

Dexcom CTO Jake Leach

“As Interoperable As Possible” – Talking to Dexcom CTO Jake Leach

[podcast src=”https://html5-player.libsyn.com/embed/episode/id/14888987/height/90/theme/custom/thumbnail/yes/direction/forward/render-playlist/no/custom-color/3e9ccc/” width=”100%” scrolling=”no” class=”podcast-class” frameborder=”0″ placement=”top” primary_content_url=”http://traffic.libsyn.com/diabetesconnections/Ep_307_final_Dexcom_Leach_ADA_2020.mp3″ libsyn_item_id=”14888987″ height=”90″ theme=”custom” custom_color=”3e9ccc” player_use_thumbnail=”use_thumbnail” use_download_link=”use_download_link” download_link_text=”Download” /] Digging deeper into recent news from and about Dexcom. Stacey talks to Chief Technology Officer Jake Leach about the news that competitor Abbott has received approval for it’s Libre 2 CGM. What does that mean for the marketplace? She…

Dexcom's G6 system and the G7 sensor

“A Little Bigger Than a Nickel” – What’s Next From Dexcom?

[podcast src=”https://html5-player.libsyn.com/embed/episode/id/14814221/height/90/theme/custom/thumbnail/yes/direction/forward/render-playlist/no/custom-color/3e9ccc/” width=”100%” scrolling=”no” class=”podcast-class” frameborder=”0″ placement=”top” primary_content_url=”http://traffic.libsyn.com/diabetesconnections/Ep_306_final_Dexcom_ADA_Sayer_2020.mp3″ libsyn_item_id=”14814221″ height=”90″ theme=”custom” custom_color=”3e9ccc” player_use_thumbnail=”use_thumbnail” use_download_link=”use_download_link” download_link_text=”Download” /] Dexcom is featured in a lot of headlines coming out of this year’s just-completed ADA Scientific Sessions. Stacey talks to CEO Kevin Sayer about everything from how COVID has impacted the G7 timeline, what the G7 will actually feature,…

Mark Heyman

“Don’t Judge Yourself, Everything You’re Feeling is Normal” – Managing Stress With T1D

[podcast src=”https://html5-player.libsyn.com/embed/episode/id/14720348/height/90/theme/custom/thumbnail/yes/direction/forward/render-playlist/no/custom-color/3e9ccc/” width=”100%” scrolling=”no” class=”podcast-class” frameborder=”0″ placement=”top” primary_content_url=”http://traffic.libsyn.com/diabetesconnections/Ep_304_Stress_Heyman.mp3″ libsyn_item_id=”14720348″ height=”90″ theme=”custom” custom_color=”3e9ccc” player_use_thumbnail=”use_thumbnail” use_download_link=”use_download_link” download_link_text=”Download” /] If you’re feeling extraordinary stress because of events in the news, you’re not alone. This week, Stacey talks to Dr. Mark Heyman about simple things people with diabetes can do to manage better (and give themselves a break). Dr. Heyman…

Natalie Strand on the Amazing Race

Dr. Natalie Strand: Chronic Pain, Type 1 Diabetes & Looking Back at “The Amazing Race”

[podcast src=”https://html5-player.libsyn.com/embed/episode/id/14464532/height/90/theme/custom/thumbnail/yes/direction/forward/render-playlist/no/custom-color/3e9ccc/” width=”100%” scrolling=”no” class=”podcast-class” frameborder=”0″ placement=”top” primary_content_url=”http://traffic.libsyn.com/diabetesconnections/Ep_302_Nat_Strand.mp3″ libsyn_item_id=”14464532″ height=”90″ theme=”custom” custom_color=”3e9ccc” player_use_thumbnail=”use_thumbnail” use_download_link=”use_download_link” download_link_text=”Download” /]Dr. Nat Strand is an anesthesiologist who lives with type 1 and a mom of two young children. She just contributed to a paper all about pain management guidelines in this difficult time, when many people can’t see their doctors…

Chris Wilson along with a Facebook logo

Chris Wilson: Helping People With Diabetes Stay Connected On Facebook & Beyond

[podcast src=”https://html5-player.libsyn.com/embed/episode/id/14232686/height/90/theme/custom/thumbnail/yes/direction/forward/render-playlist/no/custom-color/3e9ccc/” width=”100%” scrolling=”no” class=”podcast-class” frameborder=”0″ placement=”top” primary_content_url=”http://traffic.libsyn.com/diabetesconnections/Ep_299_Final_Chris_Wilson.mp3″ libsyn_item_id=”14232686″ height=”90″ theme=”custom” custom_color=”3e9ccc” player_use_thumbnail=”use_thumbnail” use_download_link=”use_download_link” download_link_text=”Download” /]Chris Wilson helps run some of the largest diabetes technology groups on Facebook. He’s also always on the lookout for the latest news from these companies and very involved in clinical trials. Chris also shares his diagnosis story, inside scoop…