Diabetes Equipment And Devices Articles

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

By Victoria Candland No Comments

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

Avoiding Technophobia: Utilize Technology to Simplify Your Diabetes Management

By Jewels Doskicz, R.N. No Comments

Learn how to get started with modern electronics and apps to help simplify your diabetes care.

Is This The Digital Health Revolution?

By Jewels Doskicz, R.N. No Comments

Innovations to help diabetes data go wireless and become shareable are slowly coming to the forefront. Read more about these new advancements here.

New Glucose Meter Could Change Quality of Life For Diabetics

By Jeanette Terry No Comments

This new meter not only updates your glucose levels to the cloud, but also instantly connects you to CDEs and doctors. Learn more here.

Diabetes Technology Addiction Detox

By Jewels Doskicz No Comments

Learn to put away the constant watch of and worry over your diabetes gadgets and enjoy your life.

Free Guide: Talking to Your Dr. about Your Diabetes

By Diabetic Connect StaffA No Comments

Your relationship with your doctor is key to effectively managing your diabetes. But sometimes those few moments with your doctor can be so overwhelming. Sometimes you might forget what you want to bring up, what…

Diabetes Bluetooth Device for Glucose Meters

By Victoria Candland 1 Comment

Glooko has now replaced their clunky cable with a Bluetooth device so diabetics can wirelessly sync their data and better manage glucose levels.

New Groundbreaking Data Access for Type 1 Diabetics

By Victoria Candland No Comments

Diabetics can now upload, view, and share data from diabetic devices onto a new cloud software platform.

CGM Hybrid Promises No More Finger Pricks

By Diabetic Connect StaffA No Comments

There's a new, pain-free way to measure your blood sugar with FreeStyle Libre Glucose Monitoring System.

Insulin Pumps vs. Injections for Type 2 Diabetes

By Jewels Doskicz No Comments

In a new study, one brought better results than the other. But are they worth the extra hassle? Learn which patients may benefit the most.

Needle Makes Injections Easier, Safer

By Kent Peterson 3 Comments

Some insulin users dread the sight of a needle. Others may struggle to use syringes and bottles. A new insulin pen needle may help, and it's in pharmacies now.

What to Know Before Downloading a Health App

By Shayli Lones No Comments

Here’s what you need to know before putting your health in the care of a mobile app.

Miss Idaho Wears Her Insulin Pump on Her Bikini with Pride

By Diabetic Connect StaffA 3 Comments

A new hero for type 1 diabetics, Miss Idaho proved that wearing an insulin pump doesn’t make you any less beautiful.

Next Generations of Diabetes Wearables

By Shayli Lones 4 Comments

In the near future checking your blood sugar levels may be as simple as glancing at your wristwatch.

Keep Diabetes Essentials Close at Hand When You Go Out

By Jeanette Terry 1 Comment

The key to good diabetes control is to be ready for anything