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MEDTRONIC INTRODUCES ENHANCED THERAPY TO TREAT debilitating SYMPTOMS OF SERIOUS STOMACH DISORDER

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FDA-Approved System May Provide Long-Term Symptom Relief for Patients Suffering from GastroparesisMINNEAPOLIS – January 23, 2015 – Medtronic, Inc. (NYSE: MDT) today announced it has received United…Continue

Stanford Medicine X 2014 ePatient Honor Roll

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At our annual ePatient retreat in Santa Rosa, California, our Medicine X advisors (Hugo Campos, Jamia Crockett, Nick Dawson, Britt Johnson, Sarah Kucharski, and Christopher Snider) had an opportunity…Continue

Medtronic Launches MiniMed 640G System

Started this discussion. Last reply by rick the "Blogabetic" on Friday. 5 Replies

New SmartGuard™ Technology Helps People with Diabetes Manage the Challenges of HypoglycemiaMINNEAPOLIS – January 21, 2015 – Medtronic, Inc. (NYSE:MDT) today announced the start of the global launch…Continue

Tandem Diabetes Care Announces FDA Clearance of the t:flex™ Insulin Pump

Started this discussion. Last reply by Marie B Jan 14. 3 Replies

Largest-capacity Insulin Pump Cleared for People with Greater Insulin NeedsSAN DIEGO, January 12, 2015Tandem Diabetes Care®, Inc. (NASDAQ: TNDM), a medical device company and manufacturer of the…Continue

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rick the "Blogabetic" replied to Diabetes News and Interest's discussion 'Medtronic Launches MiniMed 640G System'
"It all depends on the sensor technology. Unless the sensor gets more accurate this will be a constant annoyance."
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swisschocolate replied to Diabetes News and Interest's discussion 'Medtronic Launches MiniMed 640G System'
"it will be released in Australia, UK, Danmark and Sweden by the beginning of Feb. I do not have an appointment yet, but my endo expects the pump to be released this spring/early summer, and i hope to switch as soon as possible afterwards, to reduce…"
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acidrock23 replied to Diabetes News and Interest's discussion 'Medtronic Launches MiniMed 640G System'
"I think swisschocolate has an appointment lined up to get hers? It's great to see all the hype about hypos but I'd like pump to deliver advanced protection from hyperglycemia too! I will watch this one closely!"
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Stemwinder (Gary) replied to Diabetes News and Interest's discussion 'Medtronic Launches MiniMed 640G System'
"Good news but according to the full press release it is currently available in Australia only. Hopefully it will be available everywhere soon."
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swisschocolate replied to Diabetes News and Interest's discussion 'Medtronic Launches MiniMed 640G System'
"/dancing the happy dance :D"
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Medtronic Launches MiniMed 640G System

New SmartGuard™ Technology Helps People with Diabetes Manage the Challenges of HypoglycemiaMINNEAPOLIS – January 21, 2015 – Medtronic, Inc. (NYSE:MDT) today announced the start of the global launch of the MiniMed™ 640G System, the next breakthrough toward an artificial pancreas. With the introduction of Medtronic’s exclusive SmartGuard™technology, MiniMed 640G is designed to help people with diabetes achieve better glucose control through advanced protection from hypoglycemia. The system is the…See More
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Medtronic Launches MiniMed 640G System

New SmartGuard™ Technology Helps People with Diabetes Manage the Challenges of HypoglycemiaMINNEAPOLIS – January 21, 2015 – Medtronic, Inc. (NYSE:MDT) today announced the start of the global launch of the MiniMed™ 640G System, the next breakthrough toward an artificial pancreas. With the introduction of Medtronic’s exclusive SmartGuard™technology, MiniMed 640G is designed to help people with diabetes achieve better glucose control through advanced protection from hypoglycemia. The system is the…See More
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Marie B replied to Diabetes News and Interest's discussion 'Tandem Diabetes Care Announces FDA Clearance of the t:flex™ Insulin Pump'
"I thought you couldn't use Apidra in their T:slim pump and wondered if the same applied to this one"
Jan 14
swisschocolate replied to Diabetes News and Interest's discussion 'Tandem Diabetes Care Announces FDA Clearance of the t:flex™ Insulin Pump'
"why not?"
Jan 14
Marie B replied to Diabetes News and Interest's discussion 'Tandem Diabetes Care Announces FDA Clearance of the t:flex™ Insulin Pump'
"I was wondering if you could use this pump with Apidra"
Jan 14
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Tandem Diabetes Care Announces FDA Clearance of the t:flex™ Insulin Pump

Largest-capacity Insulin Pump Cleared for People with Greater Insulin NeedsSAN DIEGO, January 12, 2015Tandem Diabetes Care®, Inc. (NASDAQ: TNDM), a medical device company and manufacturer of the t:slim® Insulin Pump, today announced that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has granted the Company clearance to market the t:flex™ Insulin Pump. At 480 units, the insulin reservoir of the t:flex Pump has the largest capacity currently available in the United States.“In recognizing that one…See More
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artwoman replied to Diabetes News and Interest's discussion 'Revolutionary Diabetes Clinical Trial Announced by Perle Bioscience'
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pancreaswanted replied to Diabetes News and Interest's discussion 'How Much Sugar is Too Much? |Project SugarScience'
"i agree terry! whenever i am shopping, i cant believe the processed carby stuff people are buying that is marketed as healthy."
Dec 24, 2014
Judith in Portland replied to Diabetes News and Interest's discussion 'How Much Sugar is Too Much? |Project SugarScience'
"I understand, Tim. As yet, I have no way to "cover" carbs so I learned the hard way what fruit was okay for me. I'm lucky that it turned out to be many berries---blueberries, cranberries, raspberries, etc. Lucky because I love…"
Dec 23, 2014

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