“It lets us have more fun” – Camp Surefire uses new tech to see every diabetes camper’s CGM data all at once

Let’s talk about diabetes camp! It’s probably still cold where you live, but now is the time to start planning. Your local camp may open for registration in the next couple of weeks. My guest is the Dr. Gregory Fox, medical director of Camp Surefire in Rhode Island. He’s going to answer many common questions…

The mobi pump next to an iphone displaying the blood glucose of 102. the mobi pump is black and has no screen.

“That’s the big thing: it’s tiny” – Talking with Tandem Diabetes about the Mobi & more

[podcast src=”https://html5-player.libsyn.com/embed/episode/id/28465235/height/100/theme/custom/thumbnail/no/direction/forward/render-playlist/no/custom-color/445599/” width=”100%” scrolling=”no” class=”podcast-class” frameborder=”0″ placement=”top” primary_content_url=”http://traffic.libsyn.com/diabetesconnections/Ep_601_Final_Tandem_Mobi_Ben_Mar.mp3″ libsyn_item_id=”28465235″ height=”100″ theme=”custom” custom_color=”445599″ player_use_thumbnail=”” use_download_link=”use_download_link” download_link_text=”Download the episode” /]Tandem’s tiny Mobi pump is FDA approved and set for a limited roll out in the next few weeks. We’ve got a deep dive into its features. Mobi is phone controlled, but it has a button that delivers…

The “Sustained Impact” of CGM – Dexcom’s Jake Leach from EASD

[podcast src=”https://html5-player.libsyn.com/embed/episode/id/28214234/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_595_Final_Dexcom_EASD_Leach_V2.mp3″ libsyn_item_id=”28214234″ height=”90″ theme=”custom” custom_color=”3e9ccc” player_use_thumbnail=”use_thumbnail” use_download_link=”use_download_link” download_link_text=”Download the episode” /]Dexcom’s Chief Operating Officer Jake Leach talks to me about G6, G7, trends in CGM, what the company has its eye on next and answers a lot of your questions. This podcast is not intended as medical advice.…

Which tech? What’s covered? DiabetesWise has answers for patients and providers

[podcast src=”https://html5-player.libsyn.com/embed/episode/id/27746526/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_584_Final_DiabetesWise_Insurance_Hood.mp3″ libsyn_item_id=”27746526″ height=”90″ theme=”custom” custom_color=”3e9ccc” player_use_thumbnail=”use_thumbnail” use_download_link=”use_download_link” download_link_text=”Download the episode” /]This week, figuring out which diabetes devices you want to use is hard enough.. but then you have to navigate insurance. There’s a new effort to streamline the process – a platform called DiabetesWise that’s available – for…

Dexcom Chief Commercial Officer Teri Lawver

Inside Dexcom’s Announcements from ADA with Chief Commercial Officer Teri Lawver

[podcast src=”https://html5-player.libsyn.com/embed/episode/id/27358713/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_576_Final_Dexcom_ADA_Lawver.mp3″ libsyn_item_id=”27358713″ height=”90″ theme=”custom” custom_color=”3e9ccc” player_use_thumbnail=”use_thumbnail” use_download_link=”use_download_link” download_link_text=”Download the episode” /]This week, G7 updates – direct to watch announcements – and a lot more about what Dexcom sees as the next frontier in CGM. A conversation – from ADA – with the company’s Chief Commercial Officer Teri Lawver.…

The iLet bionic pancreas system - a black insulin pump, tubing and a Dexcom sensor

What does it mean to “Go Bionic?” – A deep dive into the newly-approved iLet system

[podcast src=”https://html5-player.libsyn.com/embed/episode/id/27049512/height/90/theme/custom/thumbnail/yes/direction/forward/render-playlist/no/custom-color/445599/” width=”100%” scrolling=”no” class=”podcast-class” frameborder=”0″ placement=”top” primary_content_url=”http://traffic.libsyn.com/diabetesconnections/Ep_570_Final_iLet_approved_Saint.mp3″ libsyn_item_id=”27049512″ height=”90″ theme=”custom” custom_color=”445599″ player_use_thumbnail=”use_thumbnail” use_download_link=”use_download_link” download_link_text=”” /]The newly FDA-approved iLet Bionic Pancreas is the most hands-off automated insulin delivery system to be commercially available. At set up, all you enter is your weight and the only interaction with the pump is to announce meal size, no…

A photo of all the components of the Medtronic MiniMed 780G system - infusion set, pump, sensor, phone and watch

The MiniMed 780G – A deep dive into Medtronic’s most advanced system

[podcast src=”https://html5-player.libsyn.com/embed/episode/id/26981718/height/90/theme/custom/thumbnail/yes/direction/forward/render-playlist/no/custom-color/445599/” width=”100%” scrolling=”no” class=”podcast-class” frameborder=”0″ placement=”top” primary_content_url=”http://traffic.libsyn.com/diabetesconnections/Ep_568_Final_Medtronic_780_Lackey.mp3″ libsyn_item_id=”26981718″ height=”90″ theme=”custom” custom_color=”445599″ player_use_thumbnail=”use_thumbnail” use_download_link=”use_download_link” download_link_text=”” /]This long-awaited Medtronic 780G is now FDA approved. It’s been out for two years in Europe and has features that are a bit different from other commercially available automated insulin delivery systems in the US, including a target range down…

A package of purple PIP lancers is placed into a blue zippered pouch

A better lancet in the age of CGM? Why PIP’s CEO Josh Pittman says sticks still matter

[podcast src=”https://html5-player.libsyn.com/embed/episode/id/26911383/height/90/theme/custom/thumbnail/yes/direction/forward/render-playlist/no/custom-color/445599/” width=”100%” scrolling=”no” class=”podcast-class” frameborder=”0″ placement=”top” primary_content_url=”http://traffic.libsyn.com/diabetesconnections/Ep_567_Final_PIP_Josh_Pittman.mp3″ libsyn_item_id=”26911383″ height=”90″ theme=”custom” custom_color=”445599″ player_use_thumbnail=”use_thumbnail” use_download_link=”use_download_link” download_link_text=”” /]When many diabetes tech companies are turning their attention to CGMs or closed loop systems, Josh Pittman has his eye on the basics: lancets. His company PIP, makes a new kind of smaller and thinner device for fingersticks. This week,…

A Zoom screenshot of Stacey talking with Dexcom's Jake Leach

“We’re focused on bringing more access” Dexcom talks Medicare, G7 updates and more

[podcast src=”https://html5-player.libsyn.com/embed/episode/id/26703687/height/90/theme/custom/thumbnail/yes/direction/forward/render-playlist/no/custom-color/26a9e0/” width=”100%” scrolling=”no” class=”podcast-class” frameborder=”0″ placement=”top” primary_content_url=”http://traffic.libsyn.com/diabetesconnections/Ep_563_Final_Dexcom_Medicare_Leach.mp3″ libsyn_item_id=”26703687″ height=”90″ theme=”custom” custom_color=”26a9e0″ player_use_thumbnail=”use_thumbnail” use_download_link=”use_download_link” download_link_text=”Download” /]Medicare has now expanded coverage for CGM use among people with type 2, in part because of studies by companies like Dexcom. We’ll talk about those findings and learn more about the US release of the G7. Dexcom Chief Operating…