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…

In the news logo with photos of Omnipod GO insulin pod, Medtronic 780g insulin pump system and baqsimi nasal spray container

In the News… FDA approves Medtronic 780G and Omnipod GO, oral insulin study, overnight hypo treatment trials, and more!

[podcast src=”https://html5-player.libsyn.com/embed/episode/id/26682324/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_562_Final_In_the_News.mp3″ libsyn_item_id=”26682324″ height=”90″ theme=”custom” custom_color=”26a9e0″ player_use_thumbnail=”use_thumbnail” use_download_link=”use_download_link” download_link_text=”Download” /]It’s In the News, a look at the top stories and headlines from the diabetes community happening now. Top stories this week: after a long wait, the FDA approves Medtronics 780G and lifts their warning letter, Omnipod GO for people…

Pietro Marsala dressed in airline pilot uniform stands in front of a plane

Meet Pietro Marsala, the first US commercial airline pilot with type 1 diabetes

[podcast src=”https://html5-player.libsyn.com/embed/episode/id/26640276/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_561_Final_Marsala_Pilot.mp3″ libsyn_item_id=”26640276″ height=”90″ theme=”custom” custom_color=”26a9e0″ player_use_thumbnail=”use_thumbnail” use_download_link=”use_download_link” download_link_text=”Download” /]Long thought an impossible, development people with type 1 diabetes are now working as commercial airline pilots. The very first to be certified in the US , Pietro Marsala says he decided to forge ahead while working as a flight…

Jisel Parra with her husband and two small children post in front of a birthday cake

How “A Tad Too Sweet” founder Jisel Parra found her diabetes community

[podcast src=”https://html5-player.libsyn.com/embed/episode/id/26558409/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_560_Final_Jisel_Parra_Tad_Too_Sweet.mp3″ libsyn_item_id=”26558409″ height=”90″ theme=”custom” custom_color=”26a9e0″ player_use_thumbnail=”use_thumbnail” use_download_link=”use_download_link” download_link_text=”Download” /]Jisel Parra had a rocky start with diabetes – as a teen her type 1 was initially misdiagnosed and she struggled with support and mental health. But she found ways to find community and gradually started to thrive with T1D.…

In the news logo with photos of an older woman with a Dexcom G7 CGM on her arm, a Libre Reader, and a bottle of orange pills, not labeled.

In the News… Abbott Libre reader recall, Medicare CGM coverage expands, T1D young adult study and more!

[podcast src=”https://html5-player.libsyn.com/embed/episode/id/26534892/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_559_Final_In_the_News.mp3″ libsyn_item_id=”26534892″ height=”90″ theme=”custom” custom_color=”26a9e0″ player_use_thumbnail=”use_thumbnail” use_download_link=”use_download_link” download_link_text=”Download” /]It’s In the News, a look at the top stories and headlines from the diabetes community happening now. Top stories this week: Abbott recalls Freestyle Libre readers (not the sensors, see below for more information), Medicare expands CGM coverage for …

Dr. Bryce Nelson stands with teenage patient William, both wearing masks

“I want to make this a priority” – A doctor’s perspective on Tzield

[podcast src=”https://html5-player.libsyn.com/embed/episode/id/26498673/height/360/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_558_Final_Tzield_Nelson.mp3″ libsyn_item_id=”26498673″ height=”360″ theme=”custom” custom_color=”26a9e0″ player_use_thumbnail=”use_thumbnail” use_download_link=”use_download_link” download_link_text=”Download” /]Dr. Bryce Nelson is one of the first doctors in the country to administer the new Tzield to delay the onset of type 1. He’s been involved with TrialNet, identifying those who have the genetic markets for T1D and says…

Embecta CEO and diabetes advocates ring the opening bell at the NASDAQ

BD spinoff Embecta looks to build on 100 years of diabetes technology

[podcast src=”https://html5-player.libsyn.com/embed/episode/id/26409747/height/360/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_557_Final_Embecta_Dev.mp3″ libsyn_item_id=”26409747″ height=”360″ theme=”custom” custom_color=”26a9e0″ player_use_thumbnail=”use_thumbnail” use_download_link=”use_download_link” download_link_text=”Download” /]This week… one of the oldest diabetes companies is looking ahead – Once part of BD, makers of needles and syringes, Embecta is now working on new technology like a patch pump. I’m talking to CEO Dev Kurdikar about moving…

Dr. Maureen Michele sits on a couch with her laptop. The pillows behind her have the American flag pattern.

Managing “Overwhelming Chaos” – when a child is diagnosed with more than T1D

[podcast src=”https://html5-player.libsyn.com/embed/episode/id/26351892/height/360/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_556_Final_Cancer_T1D_Michele.mp3″ libsyn_item_id=”26351892″ height=”360″ theme=”custom” custom_color=”26a9e0″ player_use_thumbnail=”use_thumbnail” use_download_link=”use_download_link” download_link_text=”Download” /]Dr. Maureen Michele is a pediatrician whose daughter had already survived a cancer diagnosis, when she was later diagnosed with 1 diabetes. In fact, Dr. Michele knew enough to test for T1D, so mom and daughter found out together, in…

In the news logo featuring photos of swimmer Ethan Orr, diabetes pump supplies and a bottle and box of Lantus insulin

In the News… Sanofi buys Provention, Insulin price update, New surgery trialed for T2D and more!

[podcast src=”https://html5-player.libsyn.com/embed/episode/id/26316852/height/360/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_555_Final_In_the_News.mp3″ libsyn_item_id=”26316852″ height=”360″ theme=”custom” custom_color=”26a9e0″ player_use_thumbnail=”use_thumbnail” use_download_link=”use_download_link” download_link_text=”Download” /]It’s In the News, a look at the top stories and headlines from the diabetes community happening now. Top stories this week: Insulin-maker Sanofi lowers its prices and also acquires Provention, clinical trials begin on an out-patient surgery that could…

Dr. Jordan Pinsker, a white man with dark hair, is pictured

“The most options possible” – Tandem Diabetes plans for a second integrated sensor and a smaller pump

[podcast src=”https://html5-player.libsyn.com/embed/episode/id/26271297/height/360/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_554_Final_Jordan_Pinsker_Tandem.mp3″ libsyn_item_id=”26271297″ height=”360″ theme=”custom” custom_color=”26a9e0″ player_use_thumbnail=”use_thumbnail” use_download_link=”use_download_link” download_link_text=”Download” /] When the FDA cleared the 3 FreeStyle Libre 2 and FreeStyle Libre 3 (iCGM) system sensors for integration it meant a big leap forward to interoperability. For the first time in the US, insulin pumps can work with two…