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T1D Archive

Smarter Insights with The Sugar.IQ™ Diabetes Assistant

Two weeks ago, we announced the FDA approval of an all new Smart CGM, the Guardian™ Connect system. With this approval, we also announced that the Guardian™ Connect standalone CGM system will have exclusive access to the Sugar.IQ™ diabetes assistant. For a deeper dive, we asked Huzefa Neemuchwala, our Senior Director of Data and

5 Tips for a Smooth Transition to the MiniMed 670G System

I recently switched to the MiniMed™ 670G system with SmartGuard™ technology and I now trust that the system is working to help take care of me. I spend less time correcting highs and lows and don’t have to look at my CGM graphs as often. The MiniMed 670G system is the next step along

Carling Answers Your T1D Health and Family Questions

MiniMed Ambassador Carling is an awe-inspiring woman.  She balances work and family while providing support and education newly diagnosed people with Type 1 diabetes! Here she answers questions from our community members about how they can do the same. Q: What is your advice caring for another human being on top of my own

Get Back on Track With Your New Year’s Resolutions

I don’t know about you, but I think my New Year’s goals lasted two weeks! But, the idea behind what I was trying to accomplish definitely still has me motivated. Luckily, we have some inspiration from a fellow T1D. Justina is a yoga instructor with an awesome attitude and she has some great tips

Establishing a Routine for Year-Round Diabetes Care

What are some things you need to know about routine care when you have diabetes and take insulin? How often do you need to see your doctor? What tests and checks are usually done? Let’s take a look at healthful routines to help you care for your diabetes throughout the year. Daily: Check your