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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

Inspired By Beyond Type Run

Last month, an inspirational 17 runners with type 1 diabetes courageously crossed the finish line of the world-renowned NYC Marathon. These runners were all part of Beyond Type Run, a Beyond Type 1 team initiative sponsored by Medtronic. We were incredibly proud to be able to support the team and inspired every step of

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

Carb vs. Sugar: How to Understand Nutrition Labels

Growing up with Type 1 diabetes meant that much of my young life was spent hearing the quote “you can’t eat sugar.”  Typically, it was because it is the first thought people have when it comes to diabetes.  But there is so much more than sugars. Total carbohydrate grams are what help tell the