Monthly Archive: October 2012

Important Information for Customers Impacted by Hurricane Sandy

We are dedicated to providing services to our customers when they are faced with unusual circumstances. In the event you or your family is impacted by the recent storm please remember to take the following items with you:

Pumping in Kazakhstan: Might Not Be What You Think

Kazakhstan is one of the best kept secrets in the world. If you think it is what was portrayed a few years ago in a rather irreverent movie, you are totally wrong. It is a vast country stretching across the Silk Road from Iran to China with a diverse ethnic/racial population and incredible resources

Pumpkin Carving Medtronic Style!

Every holiday has its traditions. Here at Medtronic Diabetes, we wanted to partake in one of Halloween's most common traditions ? pumpkin carving? Medtronic style!

Tackling The Unexpected

In my last post I talked about using my pump's Dual Wave Bolus feature to tackle foods that are rough on my blood sugar. But the Dual Wave isn't the only feature on my pump that helps with my blood sugar management. I also make use of the Temp Basal function to try to

Your Halloween May Vary

I have a secret. A secret not even my own children know. I'm not a fan of Halloween. There are many reasons for my hesitancy to embrace this holiday, the pinnacle being I have three children with type 1 diabetes. Yet the fact remains, I am the mother to four Halloween loving boys. There is