1. You Told Glu: Managing Blood Glucose and Exercise

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    Last summer, we asked the Glu community to weigh in on exercise and type 1 diabetes. This survey, a collaboration between T1D Exchange and Drs. Jordan Pinsker and David Kerr of the William Sansum Diabetes Center, provided valuable insight with respect to how people manage their blood glucose before, during and after exercise. Here is […]

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  1. Out and About with Glu: Summer 2016

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    I’ve always loved traveling, even as a kid. While my 8-year-old sister was reading Beverly Cleary books in the backseat, I at 10, was browsing AAA guidebooks finding the top-rated restaurant for dinner and studying topography of our next day’s adventure. So I always love hitting the road with the Glu team, and this summer […]

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  2. Tell Us about Your Type 1 Diagnosis

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    One of the most emotional types of news stories that circulate the diabetes online community is about misdiagnosis. Parents bring a child to the emergency room and are told it’s likely the flu. Later, the child returns to the hospital in DKA. Or an adult who is showing symptoms is diagnosed with type 2 diabetes […]

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  1. Insulin Timing Matters: Results from the T1D Exchange Clinic Registry

    I recently attended the annual T1D Exchange clinic investigators meeting and was lucky enough to attend several research presentations. One particularly interesting presentation, summarizing work by Dr. Karishma Datye, MD, MSCI at Vanderbilt University Medical Center, focused on the timing of insulin around meals and its relation to health measures. While GluJill nicely summarized these […]

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  2. What is the Next Big Thing in Type 1 Diabetes?

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    T1D Exchange is looking for it now. T1D Exchange is accelerating the path to better outcomes in type 1 diabetes. In just six years, we have experienced great success in driving and informing important research. One of our most exciting initiatives has been helping accelerate a new game-changing formulation of glucagon for the treatment of […]

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  3. Thank You Dexcom! T1D Exchange Included in 10th Anniversary Charitable Campaign

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    For ten years now, Dexcom’s sensor technology has helped people affected by type 1 to have better outcomes. But when Dexcom’s customer support team couldn’t keep up with the increase in demand, many voiced their concerns. Here at T1D Exchange and Glu, we applaud Dexcom’s response to customer feedback. With new focus on improving customer […]

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  4. GluAnna Presents: The Need for Online Patient Communities

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    Twenty-seven years ago I was diagnosed with type 1 diabetes. I was given a meter, several prescriptions, and loads of pamphlets for my family to read and educate themselves. Thanks to millions of dollars poured into research, and the dedication of health care professionals and patient advocates, we now have advanced technology driving us to […]

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  5. Introducing GluRyan, Our Glu Summer Intern!

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    Hello everybody! My name is Ryan Brennick and I will be interning at Glu this summer. My T1D Story It was just a normal day of high school for me. The end of junior year was coming, it was warm out, and everyone was looking forward to the last few days of school. All was […]

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  6. Out of My Control

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    On Thursday, March 3, I quickly glanced at my CGM graph, shoved it in my bag and ran out the door to a dentist appointment. I had just finished my latest Glu article, and after several back and forth edits, I was ready to announce my pregnancy. For whatever reason, I had been hesitant to […]

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