insulin pump Archive

How the MiniMed 670G System is Helping This High School Freshman Reach New Heights

Today, I’d like to introduce you to Andrew. His story was recently shared with me via a news article about a charity event that he’s involved with each year. I was really inspired because, if I look back and remember being a 15-year-old high school freshman, I don’t think I even had an ounce of

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

An Important Message for Animas Customers

  Are you an Animas pumper or do you know anyone who is? If so, read on for two important pieces of information that Animas pumpers should know: 1. Last chance to get Animas pump supplies: Did you know September 30, 2019 is the last day to get Animas pump supplies? Animas, Medtronic, and

Taking Care of Your Insulin Pump So It Takes Care of You

  If you’ve been using an insulin pump for a while, you’ve likely gotten past that initial learning curve and figured out a routine that works well for you. Since insulin pumps can become so ingrained in your life, it’s helpful to take a step back and look at the things you can do

How Riding in the Ride to Cure Impacted One Medtronic Diabetes Employee

Medtronic recently kicked-off a 3-year partnership with JDRF by sponsoring a team of riders at the JDRF Ride to Cure in Amelia Island, FL. To help increase awareness and participation, Medtronic invited employees to enter for a chance to join the cycling team in Florida. Over 80 employees applied. Today, we’d like to introduce