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In the News… Walmart’s new insulin, Omnipod 5 studies, stem cell updates & more!

It’s “In the News…” the only LIVE diabetes newscast! Top stories this week: Walmart private label insulin, Omnipod 5 pediatric study, Afrezza pediatric study, Stem cell updates, A new extreme challenge for a T1D ultra-athlete Join Stacey live each Wednesday at 4:30pm EDT at the Diabetes Connections Facebook page Check out Stacey’s book: The World’s…

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“I Want To Do This For Other People” – A teen with type 1 takes part in the PROTECT study

The PROTECT Study is testing how well an investigational medicine works in children and teens with type 1 diabetes. The hope is that this drug, called teplizumab, would help people continue making more of their own insulin and reduce the need for injections, have better glucose control and/or fewer complications of T1D. To enroll in…

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“There isn’t a ‘One Size Fits All'” – Diabetes in College and Beyond (with the College Diabetes Network)

Graduation season is here! Whether your young adult is just out of high school or completing a college degree, there’s a lot to consider when it comes to diabetes. We’ve got a roundtable discussion with a lot of frank talk about T1D in college. Recent graduate Shay Webb and college senior Haley Owens talk about…