Diabetes Equipment And Devices Articles

New: Continuous Glucose Monitoring With Your Smartphone

By Victoria Candland No Comments

The FDA has approved a new CGM that can make diabetes management much easier. Learn more at Diabetic Connect.

Update: Smart Insulin Patch Technology Moves Forward

By Victoria Candland and Tom Betar 2 Comments

Researchers have created a smart insulin patch that can measure and deliver insulin on its own. Learn more at Diabetic Connect.

Looking to the Future: Implanted Diabetes Chips

By Victoria Candland 15 Comments

A chip inserted into the skin may be the way diabetics monitor blood sugar levels in the future. Learn more at Diabetic Connect.

The CGMs Currently Available in the U.S.—and Why They're Important

By Jewels Doskicz, RN 1 Comment

The CGM products currently available in the U.S. and why they're important for diabetes management. Learn more at Diabetic Connect.

Diabetes Apps: The Best Apps for Children and Teens with Diabetes

By Victoria Candland No Comments

Great apps to help kids and teens become familiar with managing diabetes and allow parents to oversee diabetes management. Learn more at Diabetic Connect.

Diabetes Apps: The Best Apps with Diabetic-Friendly Recipes

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The best apps for finding diabetic recipes are reviewed. Check out the best apps and see which would work best for you.

The Best Blood Sugar Management and Food Database Apps

By Victoria Candland 3 Comments

Our diabetes experts evaluate the best apps for managing blood sugar and recording meals.

Diabetes Apps: The Best Blood Sugar and Medication Management Apps

By Victoria Candland No Comments

Some of the best apps for regulating and recording blood sugar levels, insulin dosages and other diabetes trends. Learn more at Diabetic Connect.

Diabetes Apps: The Best Weight Loss and Food Apps

By Victoria Candland No Comments

Our diabetes experts weigh in on some of the best apps for measuring food and losing weight. Learn more at Diabetic Connect.

The Best of Diabetes Apps

By Victoria Candland No Comments

Information on the latest and greatest phone and tablet apps to help you manage every aspect of your diabetes care.

Diabetes Technology: #DCDE Twitter Chat Summary

By Danielle Cronquist No Comments

We had another successful #DCDE Twitter chat, this time discussing diabetes technology. If you are diabetic or caregiver for someone with diabetes, than you know how important technology is to test blood sugar…

Diabetes Technology: Closing the Gap on an Artificial Pancreas

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The idea of an artificial pancreas is exciting to many people with diabetes. In theory, the artificial pancreas will be a fully automated system that includes an insulin pump and a continuous blood glucose monitor…

Are Insulin Pumps for People with Type 2 Diabetes?

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New research suggests that insulin pumps produce better results compared to type 2’s on insulin injections

Apple's ResearchKit Gives Opportunities to Diabetes Research

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New iPhone apps give researchers access to greater sample sizes for diabetes studies.

Insulin Pumps: Myth vs. Reality

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Are all insulin pumps the same? Is it inconvenient to wear a pump? Are pumps only for people with type 1 diabetes? Separate myth from reality.

Diabetes Technology: #DCDE Twitter Chat Summary

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Read the highlights of our #DCDE Twitter chat on February 17, 2015 hosted by Diabetic Connect with special guest Hayley Miller, MD.