Education and Information Archive

How To Get Through TSA With These 5 Diabetes Devices & Supplies

This article has been updated as of December 19, 2019 Whether you’re traveling for business or pleasure, everyone must pass through security before boarding a flight. But you may be wondering how to properly get your diabetes supplies and devices through the checkpoint, particularly if you wear an insulin pump or a continuous glucose

Celebrations Around the Globe for World Diabetes Day

As many of you know, November is national Diabetes Awareness Month. In honor of this year’s event, we explored the International Diabetes Federation (IDF) theme of the Family and Diabetes. World Diabetes Day takes place on Nov.14 every year with Diabetes Awareness Month occurring every November across the U.S. In the United States, Medtronic

Tips for Managing Diabetes During the Holiday Meals

Diagnosed with type 1 diabetes since the age of 8, registered dietitian and Medtronic Certified Product Trainer, Sandra, knows firsthand how complicated it can be to navigate the holiday season while trying to manage your glucose levels. Below she shares some helpful tips to keep in mind for the season.   It’s that time

Sam Talbot Shares How CGM Is Changing His Life and Encourages Others to “Live More. Worry Less.”

Meet Sam Talbot, celebrity chef, author and entrepreneur. Sam has type 1 diabetes and has made significant contributions as an advocate to the community – through his bestselling cookbooks, as a founding member of Beyond Type 1 and most recently by spearheading our new “Live More. Worry Less.” campaign to raise awareness of diabetes

Customize Your Supply Delivery with Auto Reorder

  From infusion sets and reservoirs, to sensors, test strips, tapes, prep wipes, and even batteries for your insulin pump—it may sometimes seem like the list of supplies you need to keep track of is never-ending. The easiest way to make sure you always have what you need on hand is to enroll in