MiniMed 530G Archive

4 Tips for Infusion Set and Sensor Site Rotations

When I started the MiniMed 530G with Enlite, I committed to wearing the Enlite sensor all the time. When I wore the Sof-sensor, I took occasional sensor breaks, but now with Enlite, I didn’t want to continue that same habit. I quickly found it was important to use my “real estate” wisely when it

A Triathlon with Type 1 Diabetes

We’re always inspired by athletes achieving success while living with diabetes, and Lesley Edwards is no exception! Living with type 1 diabetes since age 10 and Medtronic Diabetes Clinical Manager, Lesley uses the MiniMed 530G with Enlite to manage her diabetes. While racing in her latest triathlon, her blood glucose dropped and the Threshold

Happy First Anniversary, MiniMed 530G with Enlite

We’ve hit a major milestone here at Medtronic Diabetes. Today marks the first anniversary of the first shipment of our newest innovation, MiniMed 530G with Enlite! Since we received FDA approval in September of 2013, thousands of people with diabetes have ordered the new MiniMed 530G system, which features Threshold Suspend technology that stops

Creating an Artificial Pancreas: Q&A with Carolyn Schmitz

Over the past three years, head of Research and Development (R&D) for the Insulin Delivery Closed Loop group, Carolyn Schmitz, has helped bring engineering solutions to insulin delivery products, paving the pathway toward an artificial pancreas. Passionate about helping the diabetes community, Carolyn and her team are committed to delivering diabetes technology that improves

Mark Krukar’s Top 5 Faves about MiniMed 530G with Enlite

Like many who were diagnosed with type 1 diabetes 40-plus years ago, Mark Krukar spent a week in the hospital and was told he would have to take insulin shots every day for the rest of his life. In the early years, Mark did little to manage his diabetes, leading him to a disturbing