diabetes Archive

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

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

Tricks for a Halloween with Diabetes-Friendly Treats

Remember the Teal Pumpkin Project? It was featured on the blog a few years ago and the movement is still going strong! Started by FARE (Food Allergy Research & Education) in 2014, the Teal Pumpkin Project promotes the inclusion of non-food treats for trick-or-treaters, particularly for those with serious food allergies or other diet

Medtronic Employees Giving Back to the Diabetes Community

  At Medtronic, we are committed to making the best technologies possible to support people living with diabetes. But the ultimate goal is a cure, which is why Medtronic and our employees support organizations like JDRF and the American Diabetes Association. While attending several local events each year, we’d like to highlight two upcoming

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