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One Drop Glucose Monitoring System Now Available at Select Apple Stores

Individuals with diabetes will now be able to purchase the One Drop system at select Apple Stores. Previously, Apple sold the glucose monitoring system online.

Utah Family Sues School After Son With Type 1 Diabetes Barred From Classes

The school district argues that their policy on medication bars school staff from administering diluted insulin.

Novo Nordisk CEO Believes Roughly 10% of Customers Are Struggling to Afford Insulin

The statement goes against a widely cited study which says one in four people with type 1 diabetes ration insulin because of unaffordability. See what else CEO Lars Fruergaard Jørgensen said about the insulin pricing crisis in a recent Stat+ interview.

Study Finds Omnipod Horizon Closed-Loop System Is Effective and Safe for Small Children

The hybrid system, which automates basal insulin delivery, was tested in a non-clinical setting in this hotel-based study of children between two years of age and just under six years of age.

Rotavirus Vaccine May Reduce Risk of Type 1 Diabetes Development

A study of 1.5 million children finds those who received the vaccine had a 33 percent reduced risk of developing type 1 diabetes during the time examined.

A recall has been initiated of certain MiniMed Paradigm pumps and the MiniMed 508 because security researchers have identified potential cybersecurity vulnerabilities. The security flaws have long been known by those who have used the pumps to make DIY artificial pancreas systems.

What We Did to Prepare to Send Our Child with Type 1 Diabetes Off to College

The father of a child recently diagnosed with type 1 diabetes shares what he did and questions he asked after receiving the acceptance letter.

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.

Older Adults with Type 1 Diabetes Benefited from CGM Use: Study

The results of the WISDM study, recently presented at the ADA’s 79th Scientific Sessions, examined the effectiveness of wearing CGMs versus blood glucose monitors on hypoglycemia.

Cam Med’s Bandage-Thin Evopump Makes Progress in Development

The company has gained big backers for its innovative insulin pump design, including JDRF and Johnson & Johnson, and the device is currently being tested on pigs.