In the News.. Amazon Pharmacy automates insulin discounts, A1Cs go down for this group, a wild T2D study, and more!

It’s In the News, a look at the top stories and headlines from the diabetes community happening now. Top stories this week: Amazon Pharmacy will automatically apply insulin coupons, a new study shows A1Cs are going down for people with T1D who have access to technology, pollution and gestational diabetes study and a wild study…

Benny and Stacey - mother and son - stand together on a college campus in front of a sign that says Patriot Pride

Our son with T1D is off to college! A candid conversation with Benny about managing diabetes during this new phase of life

It’s one of the biggest milestones in my family’s experience with diabetes. Our son is off to college! I asked Benny to come on and talk about what’s on his mind, how he’s feeling and to answer your questions, including if he’s going to tell people he has T1D. We also answer your questions about…

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

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 free – for patients and providers: Korey Hood is the founder of DiabetesWise and he lives with…

“TikTok saved my life” – How Justin went from misdiagnosed to inspiring others with diabetes

For adults with type 1, an initial misdiagnosis of type 2 diabetes is unfortunately, all too common. What’s perhaps more unusual is what happened to this week’s guest who was correctly diagnosed by TikTok! Justin Eastzer talks to me about the community support he found even before he was correctly diagnosed, how it led him…