insulin pump Archive

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

How to Get Started with a New Workout Routine

The start of the New Year means resolutions to accomplish goals. Many people set a resolution to exercise more, so we asked Mary Lucas – a member of the Beyond Type Run team in the TCS New York Marathon, to share her tips on beginning a new workout routine for 2018. We are inspired

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

Insulin Bolus Options for Thanksgiving Meals

  As you prepare for your Thanksgiving feast, let’s talk about the word that goes hand in hand with feast, “bolus.” Depending on the type of food, you might want to select a unique bolus type to cover your meal. Here are the bolus options available on your insulin pump.   *Note: Some insulin

6 Tips for Sick Days with Diabetes

Being sick can be a real drag, even more so if you have diabetes. Managing your diabetes when you’re under the weather can be tricky, so we asked some of our people with diabetes share their sick day management tips. Here are 6 tips they shared that may help you manage your diabetes sick days.