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A Message From Our President

Hi everyone, my name is Sean Salmon. I’m the new President of the Medtronic Diabetes business. As I’ve come into this role, I’ve spent much of my time listening to countless people in the community who live with diabetes or care for someone who has the disease and it’s been incredibly insightful to learn

Understanding Your Health Insurance Deductible

The start of the new year can be a confusing time when it comes to health insurance coverage and medical costs, particularly if you or dependents have diabetes. Perhaps you made some changes during open enrollment, or your options for healthcare providers and/or coverage were different. The beginning of the year is also when

Exercise Strategies for People with the MiniMed 670G System

    Information about guest writer: Lyndsay is a Registered Dietitian and Certified Diabetes Educator whose passion to advocate wellness in those living with diabetes comes from her personal experience of having T1D diagnosed at the age of 3. Since 2011, Lyndsay has worked as a Clinical Territory Manager with Medtronic and is also on staff

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