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the liver can be just as important as the pancreas in treating type 1 diabetes

Diasome Pharmaceuticals announced positive results this week from a Phase 2 study of its injectable hepatocyte directed vesicle (HDV) additive for insulin in patients with type 1 diabetes. The news could prove a major step forward for therapies that aim to improve and optimize the way insulin is used and metabolized by the body. In …

Recent studies have re-opened the long-running conversation about the cost-effectiveness and benefits of diabetes safety alert dogs. At up to $25,000 - how useful are they?

Type 1 Diabetes Exercise Study

We wanted to share some information with you about a new research study. The Type 1 Diabetes EXercise Initiative is a 4-week at-home study. We hope that the study will help us learn how blood sugar changes during exercise in people with type 1 diabetes.  If you join the study, you will be asked to …

Tandem Insulin pump

A new study published in the New England Journal of Medicine (NEJM) showed promising results for closed-loop insulin delivery systems, the journal and participating manufacturers reported last week.

7 Questions Answered About Driving With Type 1 Diabetes

Julie Kincheloe, RN, CDE, who works with the diabetes team at Children’s Mercy Kansas City, shares tips for arriving safely to your destination.

Data Will Fuel A New Era of Type 1 Diabetes Care, Says Endocrinologist

Speaking at the T1D Exchange annual meeting, Glooko Chief Medical Officer Dr. Mark Clements shares how un-siloed health data has the potential to reshape the care provided to people with type 1 diabetes.

Preprandial Insulin and Routine Eating Patterns May Help Children with Type 1 Diabetes Reach Glycemic Targets

In the Australian study, researchers found that regular mealtimes and less snacking was associated with lower HbA1c.

Connection Suggested Between How Quickly People with Type 1 Diabetes Treat High Blood Sugars and Their Anxiety Levels

The study is part of a growing body of research pointing to the need for emotional and psychological support in blood sugar management.

Insulin Onboard - Traveling with Diabetes 101

We provide 11 tips for staying safe while on the go with type 1 diabetes, as well as research on travel with type 1 diabetes.

Livongo Integrates Features with Apple Watch, Fitbit, and Samsung Gear Smartwatches

The integration allows users to receive behavioral suggestions on blood sugar management and health data on smartwatch devices.