Provention Bio logo and child and doctor

Delaying a T1D Diagnosis? The FDA Considers Teplizumab

[podcast src=”https://html5-player.libsyn.com/embed/episode/id/18400304/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_363_Final_Provention_Anhalt_FDA.mp3″ libsyn_item_id=”18400304″ height=”90″ theme=”custom” custom_color=”3e9ccc” player_use_thumbnail=”use_thumbnail” use_download_link=”use_download_link” download_link_text=”Download” /] The very first treatment to prevent type 1 diabetes for any length of time is in front of the FDA right now. Teplizumab has been show to prevent the onset of type 1 diabetes in people shown to be…

Tidepool Loop pictured on smartphone and watch

DIY to FDA: Howard Look Explains the Tidepool Loop Submission

[podcast src=”https://html5-player.libsyn.com/embed/episode/id/18140753/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_356_final_Loop_FDA_Look.mp3″ libsyn_item_id=”18140753″ height=”90″ theme=”custom” custom_color=”3e9ccc” player_use_thumbnail=”use_thumbnail” use_download_link=”use_download_link” download_link_text=”Download” /] Right now, the very first diabetes technology with roots in the do-it-yourself community is in front of the FDA. Tidepool CEO Howard Look joins us to talk about what, if approved, will be a prescription mobile app controller: Tidepool…

Jerry the Bear toy

“Educational, Comforting & Really Fun” – The Story Behind Jerry the Bear (Classic Episode)

[podcast src=”https://html5-player.libsyn.com/embed/episode/id/18075743/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_355_Final_Classic_Jerry_Bear.mp3″ libsyn_item_id=”18075743″ height=”90″ theme=”custom” custom_color=”3e9ccc” player_use_thumbnail=”use_thumbnail” use_download_link=”use_download_link” download_link_text=”Download” /] You may know Jerry the Bear as part of Beyond Type 1. But this learning and companion toy for children with type 1 diabetes got his start as a college project. Ten students from Northwestern University entered the first…

A nurse gets ready to give an older woman a shot

“We Must Change This” – Advocating for Type 1 Diabetes and COVID Vaccinations

[podcast src=”https://html5-player.libsyn.com/embed/episode/id/18039341/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_354_Final_Madden_Covid.mp3″ libsyn_item_id=”18039341″ height=”90″ theme=”custom” custom_color=”3e9ccc” player_use_thumbnail=”use_thumbnail” use_download_link=”use_download_link” download_link_text=”Download” /] As the COVID vaccine roll out continues in the United States, many people with type 1 diabetes feel like they’re in danger of being left behind. Why is this happening and what can we do about it? Hear from…

Ernie Prado pictured at NASA

“We Need More Dorks” – NASA Engineer Ernie Prado (Classic Episode)

[podcast src=”https://html5-player.libsyn.com/embed/episode/id/17756600/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_349_Final_Classic_Ernie_Prado.mp3″ libsyn_item_id=”17756600″ height=”90″ theme=”custom” custom_color=”3e9ccc” player_use_thumbnail=”use_thumbnail” use_download_link=”use_download_link” download_link_text=”Download” /] Ernie Prado was diagnosed with type 1 as a teenager and is now a project engineer at NASA. He has a terrific story and it’s not exactly what you’d expect. Ernie wasn’t a diabetes superstar who lived a perfect…

Lilly Diabetes logo and Ypsomed pump system

Learning More About the Lilly Diabetes Insulin Pump

[podcast src=”https://html5-player.libsyn.com/embed/episode/id/17756429/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_348_Final_Lilly_Mason_Ypsomed.mp3″ libsyn_item_id=”17756429″ height=”90″ theme=”custom” custom_color=”3e9ccc” player_use_thumbnail=”use_thumbnail” use_download_link=”use_download_link” download_link_text=”Download” /] When Swiss pump maker Ypsomed launches brings it’s business to America, likely in 2022, it’ll be with Lilly Diabetes as their partner. The Ypsopump will be the first pump in the US that only takes one brand of insulin.…

Molly McElwee Malloy with her Tandem pump

Tandem’s Control IQ at One Year: “The Real-World Data is Even Better Than the Clinical Data”

[podcast src=”https://html5-player.libsyn.com/embed/episode/id/17577662/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_346_Final_Tandem_2021_Malloy.mp3″ libsyn_item_id=”17577662″ height=”90″ theme=”custom” custom_color=”3e9ccc” player_use_thumbnail=”use_thumbnail” use_download_link=”use_download_link” download_link_text=”Download” /] It’s been a year since Tandem Diabetes Care released their Control IQ software, hybrid closed loop technology to help increase time in range. What have they learned about how people are using the system? Molly McElwee Malloy, Manager of…

Rob Howe in an office setting

Rob Howe: First Thoughts On Medtronic’s 770G (and a lot more!)

[podcast src=”https://html5-player.libsyn.com/embed/episode/id/17500496/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_345_Final_Rob_Howe_MedT_770.mp3″ libsyn_item_id=”17500496″ height=”90″ theme=”custom” custom_color=”3e9ccc” player_use_thumbnail=”use_thumbnail” use_download_link=”use_download_link” download_link_text=”Download” /] The Medtronic 770G pump was released in the United States just a few weeks ago and Robe Howe is one of the first to use it. Rob shares his first impressions and tells us what he’d really like to…

Ypsomed pump system

Ypsomed: Bringing A New Insulin Pump (and Partnership) to the US

[podcast src=”https://html5-player.libsyn.com/embed/episode/id/17421659/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_344_Final_Ypsomed_Michel.mp3″ libsyn_item_id=”17421659″ height=”90″ theme=”custom” custom_color=”3e9ccc” player_use_thumbnail=”use_thumbnail” use_download_link=”use_download_link” download_link_text=”Download” /] For the first time in several years, a new pump company is making a reach into the US market. Meet Ypsomed, the Swiss company teaming up with Lilly Diabetes. Their device, The YpsoPump, is available in Europe and Canada…

A child and mother look at a computer screen

T1Detect: A New At-Home Test For Type 1 Diabetes

[podcast src=”https://html5-player.libsyn.com/embed/episode/id/17348624/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_342_Final_JDRF_T1Detect.mp3″ libsyn_item_id=”17348624″ height=”90″ theme=”custom” custom_color=”3e9ccc” player_use_thumbnail=”use_thumbnail” use_download_link=”use_download_link” download_link_text=”Download” /]Could a new, simple at-home test change the way we look at diagnosing type 1 diabetes? JDRF hopes to make something called T1Detect part of annual health checks someday. Dr. Frank Martin is a Director of Research at JDRF. He…