Monthly Archive: November 2017

Learning About Diabetes: Perspective on the Prevalence and Economic Burden of the Disease

WHAT IS DIABETES? There are three major types of diabetes: Type 1 diabetes, is an autoimmune disease, which is generally onset in children and young adults and is characterized by the loss of the pancreas’ ability to produce insulin. Type 2 diabetes is primarily found in adults who have resistance to the action of

Three Days in Puerto Rico

After driving through the streets with rubble, no traffic lights, downed trees and power lines, and being aware that electricity remains an elusive necessity throughout the island, I boarded my plane to leave Puerto Rico. Although I was there for only 3 days, I had an amazing opportunity to view our Juncos plant (which

Animas Customers: Medtronic is Here to Support You

Dear Animas Customers, Following the recent announcement that Animas will exit the market, we heard from many customers who are understandably anxious about what this means for them. Please know that we’re dedicated to supporting you through this transition and welcoming you to the Medtronic family. Our team is ready to support you and