In the News… Insulin coverage changes, CGM use in older people, another company joins islet cell research and more!

[podcast src=”https://html5-player.libsyn.com/embed/episode/id/23821061/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_496_Final_In_the_News.mp3″ libsyn_item_id=”23821061″ height=”90″ theme=”custom” custom_color=”3e9ccc” player_use_thumbnail=”use_thumbnail” use_download_link=”use_download_link” download_link_text=”Download” /]Top stories In the News this week, United Healthcare announces changes to how they cover insulin for some, a new study looks at CGM use in people with type 2 over the age of 65, another company begins islet cell…

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DiabetesWise Pro: Unbiased diabetes tech info for you and your doctor

[podcast src=”https://html5-player.libsyn.com/embed/episode/id/23770403/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_495_Final_DiabetesWiseProHood.mp3″ libsyn_item_id=”23770403″ height=”90″ theme=”custom” custom_color=”3e9ccc” player_use_thumbnail=”use_thumbnail” use_download_link=”use_download_link” download_link_text=”Download” /]When you’re thinking about new diabetes technology, sometimes your endo is right there with you, keeping up on the latest & greatest. But if they’re not, a new resource could help. Diabetes Wise Pro includes more than just pump and…

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In the News… Vertex buys Viacyte, Tandem mobile bolus begins roll out, a One Drop sensor and more!

[podcast src=”https://html5-player.libsyn.com/embed/episode/id/23750015/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_494_Final_In_the_news.mp3″ libsyn_item_id=”23750015″ height=”90″ theme=”custom” custom_color=”3e9ccc” player_use_thumbnail=”use_thumbnail” use_download_link=”use_download_link” download_link_text=”Download” /]Top stories in this news this week: Stem cell research Vertex company buys Viacyte, another company looking at stem cells for a functional cure for T1D, some tslim users are getting access to Tandem’s new mobile bolus feature, One Drop…

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Support for T1D Caregivers From a Mom Who Gets It

[podcast src=”https://html5-player.libsyn.com/embed/episode/id/23619815/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_492_Final_Sugarmama_Katie.mp3″ libsyn_item_id=”23619815″ height=”90″ theme=”custom” custom_color=”3e9ccc” player_use_thumbnail=”use_thumbnail” use_download_link=”use_download_link” download_link_text=”Download” /]Her daughter was diagnosed during the first year of COVID.. now Katie Roseborough is looking to help other moms by sharing her story. Katie’s started a podcast; she talks about why and shares stories about her family’s experience. She has…

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In the News… type 1 prevention study, CGMs for older adults, Lilly Diabetes Medals are back and more!

[podcast src=”https://html5-player.libsyn.com/embed/episode/id/23596772/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_491_Final_In_the_News.mp3″ libsyn_item_id=”23596772″ height=”90″ theme=”custom” custom_color=”3e9ccc” player_use_thumbnail=”use_thumbnail” use_download_link=”use_download_link” download_link_text=”Download” /]Top stories in the news this week: researchers are testing an injection to help prevent type 1 diabetes while not harming the immune system, a new study looks at older adults and CGM use, help for pharmacists when it comes…

Upcoming Events

In January of 2023, we created a brand new event: a night away for moms of children with type 1 diabetes that also featured education, fun activities and the chance to meet and mingle with those who understand.  Diabetes Connections presents: Moms’ Night Out was an unqualified success in Charlotte, NC and we realized it…

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The Human Trial – A new documentary about the quest for a T1D cure

[podcast src=”https://html5-player.libsyn.com/embed/episode/id/23549600/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_490_final_Human_Trial_Hepner.mp3″ libsyn_item_id=”23549600″ height=”90″ theme=”custom” custom_color=”3e9ccc” player_use_thumbnail=”use_thumbnail” use_download_link=”use_download_link” download_link_text=”Download” /]This summer we get a behind the scenes look at the evolution of stem cells as a functional cure for type 1. The Human Trial is new documentary that follows the process and the filmmakers are incredibly optimistic about what…

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In the News… Insulin pricing bill, Nasal insulin tested, Light at night as a T2D risk, and more!

[podcast src=”https://html5-player.libsyn.com/embed/episode/id/23522987/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_489_Final_In_the_News.mp3″ libsyn_item_id=”23522987″ height=”90″ theme=”custom” custom_color=”3e9ccc” player_use_thumbnail=”use_thumbnail” use_download_link=”use_download_link” download_link_text=”Download” /]It’s “In the News..” got a few minutes? Get caught up! Top stories this week: The US Senate may have a bipartisan plan to lower the price of insulin for the insured, nasal insulin is tested to reduce the risk…

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“Stay Connected, With Style” Meet Erin Calhoun-Dulaney of Skirt My Pump

[podcast src=”https://html5-player.libsyn.com/embed/episode/id/23489147/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_488_Final_Skirt_Pump_Erin.mp3″ libsyn_item_id=”23489147″ height=”90″ theme=”custom” custom_color=”3e9ccc” player_use_thumbnail=”use_thumbnail” use_download_link=”use_download_link” download_link_text=”Download” /]Wearing an insulin pump can be a huge help when it comes to managing diabetes, but finding a place to put it can be difficult. Women’s clothing in particular, isn’t great for storing stuff. Erin Calhoun-Dulaney has lived with type…

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In the News… Tandem Mobile Bolus, long-acting insulin study, new hospital guidelines for diabetes & more!

[podcast src=”https://html5-player.libsyn.com/embed/episode/id/23450915/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_487_Final_In_the_news.mp3″ libsyn_item_id=”23450915″ height=”90″ theme=”custom” custom_color=”3e9ccc” player_use_thumbnail=”use_thumbnail” use_download_link=”use_download_link” download_link_text=”Download” /]It’s “In the News..” got a few minutes? Get caught up! Top stories this week: Tandem Diabetes announces a limited launch of their mobile bolus feature (signup below), researchers look at how Basaglar stacks up, new guidelines for diabetes in…