Diabetes Equipment And Devices Articles

Next-Generation Artificial Pancreas Shows Promise

By Kent Peterson No Comments

Learn how advanced technology uses your smartphone to predict your insulin needs.

What’s in My Bag? Diabetes Preparedness

By Jewels Doskicz No Comments

RN, is a freelance writer, patient advocate, health coach, and long-distance cyclist. She and her daughter both live healthfully with type 1 diabetes.
Living with diabetes, I often think to myself, “Dare I leave…

Researchers Unveil Next-Generation Contact Lens to Monitor Blood Sugar and Glaucoma

By Kent Peterson 5 Comments

A unique design makes it easier to see through and more comfortable to wear.

No More Finger Pricks? Apple Working on Blood Sugar Sensors

By Kent Peterson No Comments

The technology leader hopes to make monitoring blood glucose simple and painless.

Community Perspective: Artificial Pancreas and Closed Loop Technology

By Danielle Cronquist No Comments

Have you heard the latest news about the artificial pancreas and closed loop technology in the diabetes community? In September 2016, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration approved new technology that will automatically regulate basal…

Community Perspective: Past, Present, and Future of Diabetes Management

By Danielle Cronquist 1 Comment

Learn about the past, present, and future of diabetes management and care from diabetes advocates and Mike Hoskins, managing editor of DiabetesMine.

Diabetes Tech—Past, Present, Future

By Michael W. Hoskins, managing editor, DiabetesMine No Comments

Michael W. Hoskins discusses how diabetes technology has changed over the last thirty years.

New Smartphone-Enabled Insulin Pen

By Jewels Doskicz, RN 1 Comment

Learn about a smart insulin delivery system that promises big advantages over conventional insulin pens.

Community Perspective: Diabetes Tech Trends

By Danielle Cronquist No Comments

Diabetes Forecast offered inside peeks into what’s new and exciting in diabetes technology in this week’s community Twitter discussion.

5 Hot Trends in the Diabetes Product Pipeline

By Kelly Rawlings, Editorial Director, Diabetes Forecast magazine No Comments

Special guest blogger Kelly Rawlings of Diabetes Forecast magazine shares the latest trends in diabetes tech.

Community Perspective: On-the-Rise Diabetes Technology

By Danielle Cronquist No Comments

This week we welcomed Dana Lewis and Scott Leibrand, founders of the #DIYPS (the Do-It-Yourself Pancreas System) and founders of the #OpenAPS movement to join our community discussion.

Surprising Ways Social Media Enables Diabetes Innovation

By Dana Lewis No Comments

Dana Lewis explains how social media enables diabetes innovations.

Finding the Right Pump Is Like Finding the Right Man

By Jeanette Terry No Comments

In love as in blood sugar control, it pays to choose carefully. Here's how to find an insulin pump you'll fall in love with.

CGM Technology Closes the Loop in 2017

By Jewels Doskicz, RN 2 Comments

Registered nurse and PWD Jewels Dozkicz dives deep into the world of CGM tech in this overview of your most advanced options.

Think Like a Pancreas

By Gary Scheiner, MS, CDE No Comments

To think like a pancreas, you have to have the right tools, implemented skillfully, by a driven individual.

Community Perspective: Getting Access to Diabetes Management Tools

By Victoria Candland No Comments

How to have better access to diabetes care equipment from our September 29 user Q and A. Learn more at Diabetic Connect.