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FDA Approves the MiniMed 670G System for Children 7-13

The Big News I have been personally touched by the inspiring stories of children and their families. Juggling school tests and carb counts. Middle of the night finger pokes. Highs and lows, physically and emotionally. And while my three children don’t have diabetes, I know the feeling of wanting the very best for them

Now Available – the Guardian Connect Smart CGM System with the Sugar.IQ diabetes assistant!

In March, we announced FDA approval of the world’s first Smart1 CGM, the Guardian Connect system. This all new continuous glucose monitor is specifically designed to provide valuable insights – right on your smartphone – so you can take action2 against highs and lows. If you inject insulin or manage diabetes with oral medication, I’m

FDA APPROVES THE GUARDIAN CONNECT SYSTEM, THE WORLD’S FIRST “SMART CGM” TO HELP PEOPLE OUTSMART THEIR DIABETES

I’m thrilled to share some great news – we just received FDA approval for a new category of smart, standalone CGM, the Guardian™ Connect system! What’s more, people using this system have exclusive access to the groundbreaking Sugar.IQ™ smart diabetes assistant. Louis Dias recently wrote about our culture of listening at Medtronic. As we’ve

5 Tips for a Smooth Transition to the MiniMed 670G System

I recently switched to the MiniMed™ 670G system with SmartGuard™ technology and I now trust that the system is working to help take care of me. I spend less time correcting highs and lows and don’t have to look at my CGM graphs as often. The MiniMed 670G system is the next step along

New Year New Beginnings

A new year means new beginnings.  I want to take this time to thank you for your patience with us over the last few months and share some very positive updates with you. Product Supply Update As many of you know, an earlier-than-expected approval of the MiniMed™ 670G system with SmartGuard™ technology, unprecedented demand