The Diabetes Oscars 2019: And the Winners Are...!
DiabetesMine announces the winners of its fun diabetes-themed spin on the annual Academy Awards. (Source: Diabetes Mine)
Source: Diabetes Mine - February 25, 2019 Category: Endocrinology Authors: DiabetesMine Team Source Type: blogs

Ask D'Mine: Diabetes Medicines Mailbag
Our weekly DiabetesMine advice column answers readers'logistical questions about taking metformin, Toujeo and other diabetes medications. (Source: Diabetes Mine)
Source: Diabetes Mine - February 23, 2019 Category: Endocrinology Authors: Wil Dubois Source Type: blogs

Strange New Non-Invasive Diabetes Tech: Saliva Biosensor and an'Insulin Needle Pill '
Two new " non-invasive " diabetes treatments in development are a glucose-monitoring saliva biosensor, and a pill to secret insulin directly into the stomach. (Source: Diabetes Mine)
Source: Diabetes Mine - February 22, 2019 Category: Endocrinology Authors: Mike Hoskins Source Type: blogs

Supreme Court Justice Sotomayor Is a Diabetes Inspiration
DiabetesMine looks at Supreme Court Justice Sonia Sotomayor's books for adults and kids that talk about her life with type 1 diabetes. (Source: Diabetes Mine)
Source: Diabetes Mine - February 21, 2019 Category: Endocrinology Authors: Mike Hoskins Source Type: blogs

Talking Shop with New AADE Leader Karen Kemmis (and Visions of a Big Rebranding!)
DiabetesMine interviews Karen Kemmis in New York, the newly appointed 2019 president of the American Association of Diabetes Educators (AADE). (Source: Diabetes Mine)
Source: Diabetes Mine - February 20, 2019 Category: Endocrinology Authors: Mike Hoskins Source Type: blogs

When I Landed in the Hospital with Diabetic Ketoacidosis
Wil Dubois of DiabetesMine shares how he unexpectedly went into Diabetic Ketoacidosis (DKA) recently and landed in the hospital for several days. (Source: Diabetes Mine)
Source: Diabetes Mine - February 19, 2019 Category: Endocrinology Authors: Wil Dubois Source Type: blogs

Understanding the Impact of FDA ’s New Interoperable “iPump” Classification
DiabetesMine demystifies the FDA's new classification of " interoperable " insulin pumps. (Source: Diabetes Mine)
Source: Diabetes Mine - February 18, 2019 Category: Endocrinology Authors: Amy Tenderich Source Type: blogs

Sunday Funnies: Dang It!
Our weekly DiabetesMine series of cartoons and memes for the diabetes community features a meme by Kayla O'Connell in Canada. (Source: Diabetes Mine)
Source: Diabetes Mine - February 17, 2019 Category: Endocrinology Authors: DiabetesMine Team Source Type: blogs

Ask D'Mine: Choices for Type 2 Diabetes Instead of Insulin
Our weekly diabetes advice column explains the choices of medications for type 2 diabetes, and how you and your doctor can find the right combination. (Source: Diabetes Mine)
Source: Diabetes Mine - February 16, 2019 Category: Endocrinology Authors: Wil Dubois Source Type: blogs

Ken Rodenheiser: A T1D Life Devoted to Helping Kids with Diabetes
DiabetesMine talks with a Philadelphia-based Certified Diabetes Educator (CDE) and a longtime advocate who lives with type 1 diabetes himself. (Source: Diabetes Mine)
Source: Diabetes Mine - February 15, 2019 Category: Endocrinology Authors: Mike Hoskins Source Type: blogs

Our Diabetes Valentines: How Well Do They Know Us?
DiabetesMine encouraged people with diabetes to quiz their partners for Valentine's Day 2019, in the style of The Dating Game. (Source: Diabetes Mine)
Source: Diabetes Mine - February 14, 2019 Category: Endocrinology Authors: Rachel Kerstetter Source Type: blogs

The Government's Big Ideas to Bring Insulin Prices Down
DiabetesMine takes a look at the federal government's current ideas to combat high drug prices, especially insulin. (Source: Diabetes Mine)
Source: Diabetes Mine - February 13, 2019 Category: Endocrinology Authors: Dan Flesher Source Type: blogs

Sunday Funnies: Diabetes Award Season, Here Again!
Our weekly DiabetesMine series of cartoons and memes for the diabetes community features a cartoon by Brad Slaight. (Source: Diabetes Mine)
Source: Diabetes Mine - February 12, 2019 Category: Endocrinology Authors: DiabetesMine Team Source Type: blogs

The State of Diabetes Device Cybersecurity in 2019
DiabetesMine takes a look at new standards for medical device cybersecurity, and mitigating risks to diabetes devices in particular in 2019. (Source: Diabetes Mine)
Source: Diabetes Mine - February 12, 2019 Category: Endocrinology Authors: Greg Brown Source Type: blogs

Spare a Rose and Diabetes Podcast Week 2019
In February, the Diabetes Community runs a Valentine's campaign to provide life-sustaining insulin to children in need, and a podcast effort to support it. (Source: Diabetes Mine)
Source: Diabetes Mine - February 11, 2019 Category: Endocrinology Authors: DiabetesMine Team Source Type: blogs

Ask D'Mine: Prepping for Valentine's Day with Diabetes
Our weekly DiabetesMine advice column delves into the best Valentine's gift ideas for men with diabetes. (Source: Diabetes Mine)
Source: Diabetes Mine - February 9, 2019 Category: Endocrinology Authors: Wil Dubois Source Type: blogs

Longtime Type 1 Talks D-Life and a Career in Healthcare IT
DiabetesMine shares insights from a longtime type 1 in Chicago who has worked with EHRs (electronic medical records) and in diabetes research. (Source: Diabetes Mine)
Source: Diabetes Mine - February 8, 2019 Category: Endocrinology Authors: Mike Hoskins Source Type: blogs

Texas Mom Champions Access to Better Diabetes Healthcare Coverage
A diabetes mom in Texas is developing a crowdsourcing site to help patients and families share insurance experiences and resources. (Source: Diabetes Mine)
Source: Diabetes Mine - February 7, 2019 Category: Endocrinology Authors: DiabetesMine Team Source Type: blogs

Who Should Win " The Diabetes Oscars " in 2019?
Our annual diabetes spin on the Academy Awards -- who are your picks for their outstanding work in the past year or so? (Source: Diabetes Mine)
Source: Diabetes Mine - February 5, 2019 Category: Endocrinology Authors: DiabetesMine Team Source Type: blogs

Medtronic and UnitedHealthcare Diabetes Deal Deja Vu
Medtronic and UnitedHealthcare have announced another deal restricting access to diabetes tools: only Medtronic insulin pumps are covered for children too. (Source: Diabetes Mine)
Source: Diabetes Mine - February 5, 2019 Category: Endocrinology Authors: Mike Hoskins Source Type: blogs

Sunday Funnies: Polar Freeze Diabetes Solutions
Our weekly DiabetesMine series of cartoons and memes for the diabetes community features a cartoon by Terry Keelan. (Source: Diabetes Mine)
Source: Diabetes Mine - February 4, 2019 Category: Endocrinology Authors: DiabetesMine Team Source Type: blogs

Who Should Win " The Diabetes Oscars " ?
DiabetesMine offers an annual diabetes spin on the Academy Awards -- who are your picks for their outstanding work in 2018? (Source: Diabetes Mine)
Source: Diabetes Mine - February 4, 2019 Category: Endocrinology Authors: DiabetesMine Team Source Type: blogs

Ask D'Mine: How Diabetes Is Like Groundhog Day
Our weekly DiabetesMine advice column compares the movie " Groundhog " day to the repetitiveness of life with diabetes. (Source: Diabetes Mine)
Source: Diabetes Mine - February 2, 2019 Category: Endocrinology Authors: Wil Dubois Source Type: blogs

The Daughter Who Inspired a Diabetes Game-Changer
Marissa Town was the little girl with type 1 diabetes who inspired the Children With Diabetes empire -- today, she's a Certified Diabetes Educator. (Source: Diabetes Mine)
Source: Diabetes Mine - February 1, 2019 Category: Endocrinology Authors: Mike Hoskins Source Type: blogs

Ask D'Mine: Bronchial Meds and Blood Sugar
Our weekly DiabetesMine advice column takes a question about how bronchial inhaler albuterol might impact diabetes management. (Source: Diabetes Mine)
Source: Diabetes Mine - February 1, 2019 Category: Endocrinology Authors: Wil Dubois Source Type: blogs

A Marvel-ous Diabetes Holiday Giveaway!
DiabetesMine reviews several diabetes-themed comic books and graphic novels, and offers a giveaway just in time for the 2018 holiday season. (Source: Diabetes Mine)
Source: Diabetes Mine - February 1, 2019 Category: Endocrinology Authors: Mike Hoskins Source Type: blogs

Celebrating Hanukkah with Diabetes in Israel
Diabetes advocate and journalist Jessica Apple describes how her family handles Hanukkah (in Israel) with type 1 diabetes on board. (Source: Diabetes Mine)
Source: Diabetes Mine - February 1, 2019 Category: Endocrinology Authors: DiabetesMine Team Source Type: blogs

To Pump or Not to Pump with Diabetes?
DiabetesMine's Wil Dubois weighs the Pros and Cons of insulin pumping versus taking insulin injections. (Source: Diabetes Mine)
Source: Diabetes Mine - February 1, 2019 Category: Endocrinology Authors: Wil Dubois Source Type: blogs

Netnography: We Studied What People with Diabetes Do Online (And Why It Matters)
DiabetesMine has published original research exploring the impact of social media engagement on life with diabetes. (Source: Diabetes Mine)
Source: Diabetes Mine - February 1, 2019 Category: Endocrinology Authors: Amy Tenderich Source Type: blogs

Diabetes Elder Care Looking Like a Trainwreck
DiabetesMine reports on the desperate need for improvement in diabetes care in nursing homes and assisted living facilities. (Source: Diabetes Mine)
Source: Diabetes Mine - February 1, 2019 Category: Endocrinology Authors: Dan Fleshler Source Type: blogs

Ask DMine: Seizures and Brain Damage
Our weekly DiabetesMine advice column addresses seizures possibly caused by low blood sugar, and mitigating the resulting damage. (Source: Diabetes Mine)
Source: Diabetes Mine - February 1, 2019 Category: Endocrinology Authors: Wil Dubois Source Type: blogs

At Last, A Conference Dedicated to Diabetes Eating Disorders (Diabulimia)
Diabetes and eating disorders advocate Erin Akers recaps the first-ever Diabulimia Helpline Conference she hosted in November 2018. (Source: Diabetes Mine)
Source: Diabetes Mine - February 1, 2019 Category: Endocrinology Authors: DiabetesMine Team Source Type: blogs

FDA Updates Guidelines on Glucose Meter Accuracy
DiabetesMine reports on updates to FDA guidance calling for tighter accuracy of glucose monitors used in clinics and by patients at home. (Source: Diabetes Mine)
Source: Diabetes Mine - February 1, 2019 Category: Endocrinology Authors: Mike Hoskins Source Type: blogs

Life with Diabetes for the Visually Impaired
DiabetesMine interviews Ed Worrell in Montana, who helps fellow visually impaired people with diabetes learn technology tools for disease management. (Source: Diabetes Mine)
Source: Diabetes Mine - February 1, 2019 Category: Endocrinology Authors: Mike Hoskins Source Type: blogs

Diabetes-Themed Christmas Gifts: Should You or Shouldn ’t You?
DiabetesMine explores whether it's advisable to give someone with diabetes a holiday gift related to their disease -- or rather not? (Source: Diabetes Mine)
Source: Diabetes Mine - February 1, 2019 Category: Endocrinology Authors: Wil Dubois Source Type: blogs

" Happy Diabetic " Chef on Type 2 Diabetes and His Passion for Food
DiabetesMine interviews Chef Robert Lewis, known as " The Happy Diabetic, " a professional food expert living with type 2 diabetes himself. (Source: Diabetes Mine)
Source: Diabetes Mine - February 1, 2019 Category: Endocrinology Authors: Mike Hoskins Source Type: blogs

Ask D'Mine: Diabetes Death By Cake?
Our weekly DiabetesMine advice column answers the call of a concerned son about his elderly father with type 2 diabetes who insists on eating sweets. (Source: Diabetes Mine)
Source: Diabetes Mine - February 1, 2019 Category: Endocrinology Authors: Wil Dubois Source Type: blogs

Apple Health and Diabetes Connectivity: How Helpful Is It?
DiabetesMine explores the diabetes products that connect with Apple Health, and advantages for people using this technology to manage blood sugar levels. (Source: Diabetes Mine)
Source: Diabetes Mine - February 1, 2019 Category: Endocrinology Authors: Greg Brown Source Type: blogs

Diabetes Advocacy Orgs: 2018 Milestones & 2019 Goals!
DiabetesMine asks leading diabetes advocacy organizations to share accomplishments in 2018, and their big goals for 2019. (Source: Diabetes Mine)
Source: Diabetes Mine - February 1, 2019 Category: Endocrinology Authors: DiabetesMine Team Source Type: blogs

FDA and Lawmakers Call for Generic Insulin, Lower Prices
DiabetesMine covers recent news of the FDA Commissioner addressing insulin pricing by implementing changes that will impact the US drug market. (Source: Diabetes Mine)
Source: Diabetes Mine - February 1, 2019 Category: Endocrinology Authors: Mike Hoskins Source Type: blogs

The Legendary Dr. Fran Kaufman, On Retiring from Medtronic Diabetes
DiabetesMine interviews longtime leader of Medtronic Diabetes Dr. Francine Kaufman, who has recently announced she's stepping down as Chief Medical Officer. (Source: Diabetes Mine)
Source: Diabetes Mine - February 1, 2019 Category: Endocrinology Authors: Mike Hoskins Source Type: blogs

Ask D'Mine: How to Dose Insulin for Holiday Meals?
Our weekly DiabetesMine advice column explores three options for approaching high-carb holiday meals with carb counting and insulin dosing. (Source: Diabetes Mine)
Source: Diabetes Mine - February 1, 2019 Category: Endocrinology Authors: Wil Dubois Source Type: blogs

Merry Christmas from DiabetesMine!
The DiabetesMine team is sending the best holiday wishes to the Diabetes Community as we wrap up 2018. (Source: Diabetes Mine)
Source: Diabetes Mine - February 1, 2019 Category: Endocrinology Authors: DiabetesMine Team Source Type: blogs

The Diabetes Year In Review 2018
A look back on the year in diabetes 2018, with the biggest happenings from around the Diabetes Community. (Source: Diabetes Mine)
Source: Diabetes Mine - February 1, 2019 Category: Endocrinology Authors: Amy Tenderich and Mike Hoskins Source Type: blogs

Ask D'Mine: New Year's Health Insurance Angst
Our weekly advice column addresses fear of losing health insurance in 2019 -- what will happen to " Obamacare " for people with diabetes? (Source: Diabetes Mine)
Source: Diabetes Mine - February 1, 2019 Category: Endocrinology Authors: Wil Dubois Source Type: blogs

Sunday Funnies: Counting Down to the New Year...
Our weekly series of diabetes humor at DiabetesMine features a meme by Jerry King. (Source: Diabetes Mine)
Source: Diabetes Mine - February 1, 2019 Category: Endocrinology Authors: DiabetesMine Team Source Type: blogs

Around the Diabetes Online Community: December 2018
Our final monthly DiabetesMine roundup of 2018 featuring posts from around the diabetes online community, known as the DOC for short. (Source: Diabetes Mine)
Source: Diabetes Mine - February 1, 2019 Category: Endocrinology Authors: DiabetesMine Team Source Type: blogs

Happy New Year 2019! (Plus Diabetes Resolutions We Won't Be Keeping)
The DiabetesMine Team has some thoughts about diabetes-related New Year's Resolutions we won't be keeping for 2019. (Source: Diabetes Mine)
Source: Diabetes Mine - February 1, 2019 Category: Endocrinology Authors: DiabetesMine Team Source Type: blogs

Diabetes Tech-Spectations 2019: Eight Exciting Things to Watch for This Year
A look at several exciting new diabetes technology products expected in 2019, and some things that aren't expected in the coming year. (Source: Diabetes Mine)
Source: Diabetes Mine - February 1, 2019 Category: Endocrinology Authors: Mike Hoskins and Amy Tenderich Source Type: blogs

D-Mom Pens Diabetes Children's Book from Daughter's POV (with Giveaway!)
DiabetesMine interviews a Texas mom who recently wrote a new book from the POV of her young daughter diagnosed with type 1 diabetes. (Source: Diabetes Mine)
Source: Diabetes Mine - February 1, 2019 Category: Endocrinology Authors: Mike Hoskins Source Type: blogs