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Former Major League Baseball Pitcher, Jason Johnson, Shares How Wearing an Insulin Pump Changed His Game

Retired Major League Baseball pitcher, Jason Johnson was the first player permitted to use an insulin pump out on the field while playing during a major league game. Jason recently sat down with Great Day, Tampa Bay to share how that shift in how he managed his diabetes gave him a better sense of

FDA Approves the MiniMed 670G System for Children 7-13

The Big News I have been personally touched by the inspiring stories of children and their families. Juggling school tests and carb counts. Middle of the night finger pokes. Highs and lows, physically and emotionally. And while my three children don’t have diabetes, I know the feeling of wanting the very best for them

New and Improved CareLink Personal Upload Software For Easier Use

We understand how important seeing your diabetes data is and how many of you rely on CareLink Personal software. We’ve also heard loud and clear how frustrating of an experience it’s been to upload that data. Today, we’re excited to announce that we have new upload software that’s easy to set-up and allows you

How the MiniMed™ 670G System Impacted One Relationship

We had THE BEST time with MiniMed™ Ambassador, Cory and his girlfriend Paige on the set of the new Inspired By You video. Cory was diagnosed with T1D at age 3 and recently started using the MiniMed™ 670G system. They both had such positive feedback about the system so we sat down to get

Breaking News: FDA Approves the MiniMed 670G System, World’s First Hybrid Closed Loop System

Today we have fantastic news to share – Medtronic has received FDA approval of the world’s first hybrid closed loop system! The MiniMed® 670G system is the most advanced insulin pump and sensor system designed to help people with type 1 diabetes spend less time worrying about their glucose  levels and more time living