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Live Interview with Robert Geho: the Liver's Role in Diabetes at TuDiabetes homepage

May 22, 2014 from 1pm to 2pm
This event already occurred.  Enjoy the recording! Robert Geho is a co-founder and CEO of Diasome Pharmaceuticals, Inc., focused on the clinical and commercial development of breakthrough therapies for diabetes and obesity.   In his role at Diasome, he leads the management and strategic direction of the…See More
May 21
John Sjolund is attending Emily Coles's event
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Live Interview with Chris Angell, founder of Glucolift at TuDiabetes homepage

May 15, 2014 from 1pm to 1:30pm
1pm PT4pm ET9pm GMTWhat time is this where you are?How to watch this live event Christopher Angell is an entrepreneur living in San Diego, CA.  He has a BA in Philosophy from Vassar College and an MBA from INSEAD.  Some of his past projects include founding cultural NGOs in New York and Johannesburg, producing records and…See More
May 13
John Sjolund replied to AlexJ's discussion 'Any news on an insulin pen with memory (replacement for Lilly's Memoir?' in the group Insulin Pen Users
"Hi Jan, We need your support! Check out the campaign we are running to launch into the United States! Follow the link below to see our campaign on Indiegogo. http://igg.me/at/timesulin/x"
Apr 22
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Apr 21
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Mar 27
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Mar 27
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Live Interview with Drs. Edward Damiano and Steven Russell, creators of the Bionic Pancreas at TuDiabetes homepage

October 31, 2013 from 1pm to 2pm
This event already occurred.  Enjoy the recording!Drs. Damiano and Russell are part of a collaborative group from Boston University and Massachusetts General Hospital working together to make automated blood glucose control a reality. Engineers from Boston University have developed a closed-loop artificial pancreas blood glucose control system that uses frequent measurements…See More
Oct 31, 2013
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Live Interview with Terry Gregg, President and CEO of Dexcom, Inc. at TuDiabetes homepage

April 11, 2013 from 1pm to 2pm
This event already occurred.  Watch it here! Terrance H. Gregg is CEO of Dexcom, Inc., first joining the Dexcom Board of Directors in 2005 and subsequently appointed President and CEO in 2007 and CEO in 2011.In 2002 he retired as President of Medtronic MiniMed, a world leader in diabetes management systems. He became President and Chief Operating Officer of MiniMed, Inc.…See More
Apr 4, 2013
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Live Interview with John Sjölund, creator of Timesulin at TuDiabetes homepage

April 4, 2013 from 1pm to 2pm
This event has already happened.  Watch the recoding! John Sjölund is the CEO and co-founder of Patients Pending Ltd, a company created to help build innovative products for those with chronic conditions, in particular diabetes. John has lived with Type 1 diabetes since the age of four and, in 2009, gathered a team to create Timesulin, the company’s first product,…See More
Apr 2, 2013
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Mar 27, 2013
John Sjolund liked Emily Coles's event Live Interview with John Sjolund creator of Timesulin
Mar 27, 2013
John Sjolund commented on Emily Coles's event 'Live Interview with Riva Greenberg'
"Very much looking forward to continue to learn from Riva!"
Jan 31, 2013
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Live Interview with Riva Greenberg at TuDiabetes homepage

February 1, 2013 from 1pm to 2pm
This event already occurred, but you can still see the recording here! Riva has lived with type 1 diabetes for more than 41 years and is an author, health coach, inspirational speaker and columnist for The Huffington Post. Riva has written three books -…See More
Jan 31, 2013

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The PRIMARY person in my life who has diabetes is
me
The PRIMARY person in my life who has diabetes has
Type 1 or type 1.5 (LADA) diabetes
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Date diagnosed
May 1, 1986
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6.4
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Shots
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http://timesulin.com
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John has completed the worlds longest cross-country ski race, the largest organised bicycle race in the world, New York half-marathon and multiple triathlons. He uses Humalog and Lantus disposable insulin pens to treat his diabetes with four daily injections of insulin and has great control over his blood sugar levels.

John Sjölund is the CEO and co-founder of Patients Pending Ltd, a company created to help build innovative products for those with chronic conditions, in particular diabetes. John has lived with Type 1 diabetes since the age of four and, in 2009, gathered a team to create Timesulin Pen Cap, the company’s first product, aiming to help solve daily anxiety in an easy-to-use way.

John also acts as spokesperson for the Timesulin brand, is an international speaker on the topic of living with diabetes and serves as a Faculty member for the International Diabetes Federation’s Young Leaders Program, which aims to empowers young people living with diabetes across the globe to become leaders within their fields through mentorship and a series of global events.

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At 5:19am on April 30, 2012, SEAGATOR said…

Welcome to our wonderful family. We are a very caring and supportive group. Questions? Please feel free to ask us. Please read the BLOGS the FORUMS and check out the many GROUPS for much valuable advice and information. WELCOME!!!

At 12:17am on April 30, 2012, brokenpole said…

Welcome to the family! On this forum you will learn so much. Most of all you will learn that you are not alone. Everyone here is supportive and will provide answers to your questions. Search the site for answers. Read the discussions and blogs for information. There are videos to help you understand diabetes and its treatment. Most of all there is family to talk to and even to vent to, if needed. Welcome home.

 
 
 

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Manny Hernandez
(Co-Founder, Editor, has LADA)

Emily Coles
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(Head of Experience, has type 1)

Corinna Cornejo
(Development Manager, has type 2)

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