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Establishing a Routine for Year-Round Diabetes Care

What are some things you need to know about routine care when you have diabetes and take insulin? How often do you need to see your doctor? What tests and checks are usually done? Let’s take a look at healthful routines to help you care for your diabetes throughout the year. Daily: Check your

How to Get Started with a New Workout Routine

The start of the New Year means resolutions to accomplish goals. Many people set a resolution to exercise more, so we asked Mary Lucas – a member of the Beyond Type Run team in the TCS New York Marathon, to share her tips on beginning a new workout routine for 2018. We are inspired

Insulin Bolus Options for Thanksgiving Meals

  As you prepare for your Thanksgiving feast, let’s talk about the word that goes hand in hand with feast, “bolus.” Depending on the type of food, you might want to select a unique bolus type to cover your meal. Here are the bolus options available on your insulin pump.   *Note: Some insulin

Finding a Community through Connected in Motion’s Slipstream

We were proud to sponsor the 2017 Connected in Motion SoCal SlipStream event, an adventure weekend for adults with T1D. I attended with MiniMed Ambassadors, Chris and Julie, and we had an absolute blast! (An island adventure with 60 other people with diabetes? Yes, please!) Today I welcome Chris to share his experience on

Taking on the New York City Marathon with T1D

Meet Whitney, one of the runners who will be on the Beyond Type Run marathon team at the New York City marathon this Sunday, November 5. Whitney and team, we are so inspired by you and will be cheering for you every step of the way! As I prepare for the NYC Marathon this