"My son is a rising Junior at a Texas University.
The first year he did have a fridge in his room for his insulin and Gatorade and/or sodas with sugar for lows. We wanted the high sugar drinks to be close to the bed and did not want control issues…"
"Tandem Diabetes Care manufactures the t:slim insulin pumps which are being used in the trials. Tandem Diabetes is in the process of developing a dual chambered pump to hold insulin and glucagon. I think these are tubed pumps."
"My son was diagnosed at 15 at the beginning of his sophomore year at a new high school. He was very secretive about his diagnosis and did not go out with friends at all the first year. He would just not eat at class room parties or field trips…"
"If you need some hope and encouragement today, more articles including daily blogs from hospital and university campus clinical trial participants and quotes from the juvenile campers from the Joslin and Clara Barton Diabetes Camps last Summer are…"
If you follow the diabetes online community, you know that #MedicareCoverCGM is a big deal. We have continued to raise awareness on #MedicareCoverCGM because we believe that ALL people living with diabetes should have access to continuous glucose monitors (CGM). With Read on! →
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