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Major Milestone in Communications Standards for Diabetes Devices

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JDRF-funded program at the Centre for Global eHealth Innovation establishes open communication standards to enhance diabetes management and accelerate artificial pancreas researchToronto, ON -…Continue

Tags: standards, data, cafazzo, ap, interoperability

How Much Sugar is Too Much? |Project SugarScience

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National Alliance for Hispanic Health Survey Provides Insights into Hispanic Attitudes Towards Diabetes

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Results reveal Hispanics are aware of and worried about diabetes, but there is a need for better educationWASHINGTON, DC, RIDGEFIELD, CT and INDIANAPOLIS, November 19, 2014 – As part of American…Continue

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Brian (bsc) replied to Diabetes News and Interest's discussion 'Major Milestone in Communications Standards for Diabetes Devices'
"I hope they didn't forget about security."
Dec 11
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Major Milestone in Communications Standards for Diabetes Devices

JDRF-funded program at the Centre for Global eHealth Innovation establishes open communication standards to enhance diabetes management and accelerate artificial pancreas researchToronto, ON - December 11, 2014: JDRF and the Centre for Global eHealth Innovation at the University Health Network (UHN) in Toronto announced publication of interoperability standards for diabetes devices. The work is the result of JDRF Canadian Clinical Trial Network (JDRF CCTN) funding to Dr. Joseph Cafazzo at UHN…See More
Dec 11
JJM replied to Diabetes News and Interest's discussion 'FDA Approves DexCom Software with Artificial Pancreas Algorithm'
"The updating had me detail concerned for awhile. No where during the updating steps did I see 505 mentioned, so wondered if I'd cleared my RCVR only to install old software. Even Dexcom tech I contacted Thanksgiving nite had no knowledge. Only…"
Dec 3
Buckley83 replied to Diabetes News and Interest's discussion 'Animas® Vibe™ Insulin Pump and Continuous Glucose Monitoring System Receives FDA Approval'
"I'm getting mine in August 2015. Can't wait."
Dec 2
acidrock23 replied to Diabetes News and Interest's discussion 'Animas® Vibe™ Insulin Pump and Continuous Glucose Monitoring System Receives FDA Approval'
"I have heard that the software upgrade involving the newer, more accurate algorithm is not available on the Vibe. I'm not sure if this is a regulatory issue or what but that seems to be about the only disadvantage of this system vs. having a…"
Dec 2
2hobbit1 replied to Diabetes News and Interest's discussion 'Animas® Vibe™ Insulin Pump and Continuous Glucose Monitoring System Receives FDA Approval'
"It is only approved for 18 years and up. It does NOT have the 505 update and because of the dexcom integration will no longer have the remote for BG entry and remote dosing."
Dec 2
Jen replied to Diabetes News and Interest's discussion 'Animas® Vibe™ Insulin Pump and Continuous Glucose Monitoring System Receives FDA Approval'
"I think the big advantage is that it's one device to carry around and that it's waterproof. Otherwise, I don't think ther'es any difference since they both use the same sensors. In fact, I think you can probably connect a Dexcom…"
Dec 1
Melitta replied to Diabetes News and Interest's discussion 'Animas® Vibe™ Insulin Pump and Continuous Glucose Monitoring System Receives FDA Approval'
"WOW! This is such excellent news. I have eagerly been awaiting this for a LONG time. Awesome!"
Dec 1
Sarah replied to Diabetes News and Interest's discussion 'Animas® Vibe™ Insulin Pump and Continuous Glucose Monitoring System Receives FDA Approval'
"thanks, jen. yeah, i'm not sure what the advantage is really, only that it's one screen? you make a good point, there may be something much better on the horizon and then..yeah, we've used our pump upgrade for the wrong one. i was…"
Dec 1
Jen replied to Diabetes News and Interest's discussion 'Animas® Vibe™ Insulin Pump and Continuous Glucose Monitoring System Receives FDA Approval'
"It's definitely still two infusion sets. It aso doens't have all the features of the Dexcom (doesn't let you log events is the main difference, I think). The one HUGE advantage, especially for anyone who swims, is that the entire…"
Dec 1
Sarah replied to Diabetes News and Interest's discussion 'Animas® Vibe™ Insulin Pump and Continuous Glucose Monitoring System Receives FDA Approval'
"I was speaking with a Dex Tech this afternoon and just happen to ask about the Animas - Dex integration and he told me he just received an email today it's been FDA US approved and here it is. Does anyone know if they're using the new 505…"
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Cayla replied to Diabetes News and Interest's discussion 'Animas® Vibe™ Insulin Pump and Continuous Glucose Monitoring System Receives FDA Approval'
"This is such exciting news! I personally have been waiting for the animas vibe to be approved forever it seems! I am sooo happy that it has finally been approved!!!"
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Animas® Vibe™ Insulin Pump and Continuous Glucose Monitoring System Receives FDA Approval

Full release HEREAnimas SiteCHESTERBROOK, Pa., Dec. 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Animas Corporation today announced FDA approval of the Animas® Vibe™ insulin pump and Continuous Glucose Monitoring (CGM) system for the management of insulin-requiring diabetes in adults ages 18 and older. As the first and only integrated system featuring Dexcom G4®…See More
Dec 1
Brian (bsc) replied to Diabetes News and Interest's discussion 'How Much Sugar is Too Much? |Project SugarScience'
"I visited the website of this effort. They are entirely focused on table sugar and high fructose corn syrup, apparently declining to address the actual sugar and carbohydrate content in our diets. This is about "added sugar." It isn't…"
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