American Diabetes Association " Rebrands " Itself, with Fresh New Look and Focus
The largest diabetes organization in the USA is giving itself a makeover, to focus more on people living with diabetes and their loves ones. (Source: Diabetes Mine)
Source: Diabetes Mine - May 31, 2019 Category: Endocrinology Authors: Mike Hoskins Source Type: blogs

New Technology and Tips for Diabetes Foot Complications
DiabetesMine looks at diabetic foot complications: a patient's journey and some of the latest prevention and treatment technology. (Source: Diabetes Mine)
Source: Diabetes Mine - May 29, 2019 Category: Endocrinology Authors: DiabetesMine Team Source Type: blogs

OPEN FOR APPLICATIONS: The 2019 DiabetesMine Patient Voices Scholarship Contest!
DiabetesMine welcomes applications to its 2019 Patient Voices Scholarship Contest, bringing patient advocates together with industry leaders and clinicians. (Source: Diabetes Mine)
Source: Diabetes Mine - May 28, 2019 Category: Endocrinology Authors: Amy Tenderich Source Type: blogs

Saluting Co-Discoverer of Insulin on Memorial Day
On this Memorial Day 2019, DiabetesMine is remembering world-recognized scientist and military veteran Frederick Banting, co-discoverer of insulin. (Source: Diabetes Mine)
Source: Diabetes Mine - May 27, 2019 Category: Endocrinology Authors: DiabetesMine Team Source Type: blogs

Sunday Funnies: Diabetes Scribes of Yesteryear
Our weekly series of diabetes humor at DiabetesMine features a cartoon by Terry Keelan. (Source: Diabetes Mine)
Source: Diabetes Mine - May 26, 2019 Category: Endocrinology Authors: DiabetesMine Team Source Type: blogs

Ask D'Mine: Drinking Wine with Diabetes
Our weekly diabetes lifestyle advice column explores the impact of drinking wine when you live with diabetes. (Source: Diabetes Mine)
Source: Diabetes Mine - May 25, 2019 Category: Endocrinology Authors: Wil Dubois Source Type: blogs

Introducing T'ara Smith of Beyond Type 2
DiabetesMine interviews T'ara Smith, head of the new Beyond Type 2 platform, on getting the right diabetes diagnosis and finding a support community. (Source: Diabetes Mine)
Source: Diabetes Mine - May 25, 2019 Category: Endocrinology Authors: Mike Hoskins Source Type: blogs

Surviving Menopause with Diabetes
DiabetesMine offers key information and tips on thriving with menopause when you live with diabetes. (Source: Diabetes Mine)
Source: Diabetes Mine - May 23, 2019 Category: Endocrinology Authors: DiabetesMine Team Source Type: blogs

Massachusetts Seamstress Makes Diabetes-Friendly Dresses
DiabetesMine talks with Julie Christian about her storied life and how that led to designing dresses specifically for girls with type 1 diabetes who wear insulin pumps. (Source: Diabetes Mine)
Source: Diabetes Mine - May 22, 2019 Category: Endocrinology Authors: DiabetesMine Team Source Type: blogs

When Healthcare Fails: Diabetes and Bipolar Disorder
Adrienne Kennedy of the National Alliance on Mental Health (NAMI) shares the story of losing her son due to type 1 diabetes and mental health issues. (Source: Diabetes Mine)
Source: Diabetes Mine - May 21, 2019 Category: Endocrinology Authors: Mike Hoskins Source Type: blogs

Sunday Funnies: Diabetes, Game of Thrones Style?
Our weekly series of diabetes humor at DiabetesMine features a cartoon by Jon Carter. (Source: Diabetes Mine)
Source: Diabetes Mine - May 20, 2019 Category: Endocrinology Authors: DiabetesMine Team Source Type: blogs

Ask D'Mine: Diabetes and Stroke Recovery, Yeast Infections, etc.
Our weekly DiabetesMine advice column addresses questions on strokes and diabetes, safe insulin storage temps and yeast infections. (Source: Diabetes Mine)
Source: Diabetes Mine - May 18, 2019 Category: Endocrinology Authors: Wil Dubois Source Type: blogs

Steel Magnolias: Movie Still Hits a Diabetes Nerve 30 Years Later
The movie " Steel Magnolias " is being re-released for its 30th anniversary, and the coverage of type 1 diabetes in the film still hits a nerve. (Source: Diabetes Mine)
Source: Diabetes Mine - May 17, 2019 Category: Endocrinology Authors: Mike Hoskins Source Type: blogs

Ten Questions Answered on CBD Oil and Diabetes
DiabetesMine gets answers on CBD oil for diabetes from a healthcare professional and a type 1 patient who uses this cannabis-based product. (Source: Diabetes Mine)
Source: Diabetes Mine - May 16, 2019 Category: Endocrinology Authors: Amy Tenderich Source Type: blogs

Actress Viola Davis on Why She's Narrating a New Diabetes Documentary
DiabetesMine interviews actress Viola Davis, who lives with prediabetes and has family with type 2 diabetes, on a new documentary called " A Touch of Sugar. " (Source: Diabetes Mine)
Source: Diabetes Mine - May 14, 2019 Category: Endocrinology Authors: Mike Hoskins Source Type: blogs

Leaving the Country for Affordable Insulin
Mike Hoskins of DiabetesMine describes his trips to Canada to buy affordable insulin, and ponders the related safety and legality issues. (Source: Diabetes Mine)
Source: Diabetes Mine - May 14, 2019 Category: Endocrinology Authors: Mike Hoskins Source Type: blogs

Sunday Funnies: Meter Memories (on Mother's Day)
Our weekly series of diabetes humor at DiabetesMine features a cartoon by Meredith Pack. (Source: Diabetes Mine)
Source: Diabetes Mine - May 12, 2019 Category: Endocrinology Authors: DiabetesMine Team Source Type: blogs

Ask D'Mine: Learning to Appreciate " Mother Diabetes "
Our weekly Q&A column provides advice to a woman diagnosed with diabetes on Mother's Day: What's to celebrate there? (Source: Diabetes Mine)
Source: Diabetes Mine - May 11, 2019 Category: Endocrinology Authors: Wil Dubois Source Type: blogs

Talking with Diabetes Mom " Rockstars " on Mother's Day
For Mother's Day, DiabetesMine interviews D-Moms Stacey Simms and Moira McCarthy on the backstory to their diabetes parenting advice podcast. (Source: Diabetes Mine)
Source: Diabetes Mine - May 10, 2019 Category: Endocrinology Authors: DiabetesMine Team Source Type: blogs

Coping with Diabetes Stress and Burnout: What to Know
DiabetesMine looks into important mental health issues with diabetes and how you can get help with stress, burnout and depression. (Source: Diabetes Mine)
Source: Diabetes Mine - May 9, 2019 Category: Endocrinology Authors: Greg Brown Source Type: blogs

New Diabetes Tech Preview: Omnipod DASH, Abbott Libre 2, Tandem Control-IQ
DiabetesMine reports on new diabetes technology previewed in Spring 2019 investor calls -- advanced tools from Omnipod, Dexcom and Tandem Diabetes Care. (Source: Diabetes Mine)
Source: Diabetes Mine - May 7, 2019 Category: Endocrinology Authors: Mike Hoskins Source Type: blogs

EuGo: Sleek New Travel Bags for Diabetes Gear (with Giveaway!)
DiabetesMine reviews the new EuGo Wherever travel bags for diabetes gear, created by a certified diabetes educator in San Diego. (Source: Diabetes Mine)
Source: Diabetes Mine - May 6, 2019 Category: Endocrinology Authors: Amy Tenderich Source Type: blogs

Sunday Funnies: Avengers Diabetes Assemble (!)
Our weekly series of diabetes humor at DiabetesMine features a cartoon by Jerry King. (Source: Diabetes Mine)
Source: Diabetes Mine - May 6, 2019 Category: Endocrinology Authors: DiabetesMine Team Source Type: blogs

Ask D'Mine: Basal Insulin Detective Work
Our weekly DiabetesMine advice column helps a man with type 2 diabetes discover why his basal insulin may be causing low blood sugar episodes. (Source: Diabetes Mine)
Source: Diabetes Mine - May 5, 2019 Category: Endocrinology Authors: Wil Dubois Source Type: blogs

" I Could Not Be Silent " on Outrageous Insulin Prices
Diabetes advocate Gail deVore in Colorado shares her struggles, triumphs, and battle for affordable insulin for all. (Source: Diabetes Mine)
Source: Diabetes Mine - May 3, 2019 Category: Endocrinology Authors: DiabetesMine Team Source Type: blogs

First Impressions of the DIY Omnipod Loop System
A user's first impressions of the new homemade closed loop system with Omnipod tubeless pump, the latest from the #WeAreNotWaiting diabetes tech community. (Source: Diabetes Mine)
Source: Diabetes Mine - May 2, 2019 Category: Endocrinology Authors: DiabetesMine Team Source Type: blogs

BlueLoop: Simplifying Data-Driven Diabetes Care for Families
The BlueLoop platform created by diabetes parents now helps thousands of newly-diagnosed families connect with school nurses, doctors and diabetes camps. (Source: Diabetes Mine)
Source: Diabetes Mine - May 2, 2019 Category: Endocrinology Authors: Mike Hoskins Source Type: blogs

Around the Diabetes Online Community: April 2019
DiabetesMine showcases favorite posts from around the diabetes online community for April 2019. (Source: Diabetes Mine)
Source: Diabetes Mine - April 30, 2019 Category: Endocrinology Authors: DiabetesMine Team Source Type: blogs

Diasome: Father-Son Developing Nanotech to Improve Insulin Effectiveness
Diasome Pharmaceuticals, run by a father-son team in Ohio, is developing a nanotech compound that would make insulin work better in the liver. (Source: Diabetes Mine)
Source: Diabetes Mine - April 29, 2019 Category: Endocrinology Authors: Mike Hoskins Source Type: blogs

Sunday Funnies: Monopoly Board Rejects
Our weekly series of diabetes humor at DiabetesMine features a cartoon by fellow type 1 Terry Keelan. (Source: Diabetes Mine)
Source: Diabetes Mine - April 29, 2019 Category: Endocrinology Authors: DiabetesMine Team Source Type: blogs

Ask D'Mine: Spring Cleaning with Diabetes
Our weekly DiabetesMine advice column has some suggestions on what to do with expired diabetes supplies and cook books you don't need anymore. (Source: Diabetes Mine)
Source: Diabetes Mine - April 27, 2019 Category: Endocrinology Authors: Wil Dubois Source Type: blogs

Anita Nicole Brown: Actress and Model Makes Diabetes Visible (and Sexy!)
DiabetesMine hosts Chicago actress and model Anita Nicole Brown, telling her story of sharing diabetes boldly online and in the movies she acts in. (Source: Diabetes Mine)
Source: Diabetes Mine - April 25, 2019 Category: Endocrinology Authors: DiabetesMine Team Source Type: blogs

Talking with Actor and Diabetes Advocate Victor Garber
DiabetesMine interviews Actor Victor Garber, who was diagnosed with type 1 diabetes in 1962 and has been involved with Beyond Type 1 in recent years. (Source: Diabetes Mine)
Source: Diabetes Mine - April 24, 2019 Category: Endocrinology Authors: Mike Hoskins Source Type: blogs

Medtronic's Latest CGM Takes Aim at " Time in Range "
Medtronic's stand-alone continuous glucose monitor Guardian Connect is tied to diabetes outcomes measured by time in healthy glucose range, rather than A1C. (Source: Diabetes Mine)
Source: Diabetes Mine - April 22, 2019 Category: Endocrinology Authors: Mike Hoskins and Amy Tenderich Source Type: blogs

Sunday Funnies: A Diabetes Easter Bunny?
Our weekly series of diabetes humor at DiabetesMine features a cartoon by Brad Slaight. (Source: Diabetes Mine)
Source: Diabetes Mine - April 21, 2019 Category: Endocrinology Authors: DiabetesMine Team Source Type: blogs

Ask D'Mine: On Easter, Beta Cell Resurrection with Diabetes?
Our weekly diabetes advice column explores whether the dead insulin-producing beta cells in people with diabetes can ever be brought back to life. (Source: Diabetes Mine)
Source: Diabetes Mine - April 20, 2019 Category: Endocrinology Authors: Wil Dubois Source Type: blogs

Introducing the Diabetes Empowerment Summit 2019 (Right from Your Living Room!)
The Diabetes Empowerment Summit is a free virtual conference taking place May 1-5, 2019, that offers many mental health resources for coping with diabetes. (Source: Diabetes Mine)
Source: Diabetes Mine - April 19, 2019 Category: Endocrinology Authors: Mike Hoskins Source Type: blogs

Share-Worthy Diabetes Life Hacks
Life with diabetes is never easy, but these life hacks can help simplify your routine. You might be shocked you never thought of these easy tricks. (Source: Diabetes Mine)
Source: Diabetes Mine - April 18, 2019 Category: Endocrinology Authors: DiabetesMine Team Source Type: blogs

An Artificial Pancreas Leader, on Her Life and Career with Type 1 Diabetes
DiabetesMine interviews Jen Block of Bigfoot Biomedical, about her own life with type 1 diabetes and work on new closed loop technology. (Source: Diabetes Mine)
Source: Diabetes Mine - April 17, 2019 Category: Endocrinology Authors: Mike Hoskins Source Type: blogs

Insulin Temperature Control: What You Need to Know
DiabetesMine digs into specifics of insulin temperature control -- how cool must insulin be kept to stay safe and effective? (Source: Diabetes Mine)
Source: Diabetes Mine - April 17, 2019 Category: Endocrinology Authors: Wil Dubois Source Type: blogs

National Insulin Pricing Hearings Become Binge-Worthy (!)
DiabetesMine shares highlights from the most recent Congressional hearings on the Insulin Pricing Crisis in America, from a patient advocate's POV. (Source: Diabetes Mine)
Source: Diabetes Mine - April 15, 2019 Category: Endocrinology Authors: Mike Hoskins Source Type: blogs

Sunday Funnies: Diabetes and Taxes?
Our weekly DiabetesMine series of cartoons and memes for the diabetes community features a cartoon by Jerry King. (Source: Diabetes Mine)
Source: Diabetes Mine - April 15, 2019 Category: Endocrinology Authors: DiabetesMine Team Source Type: blogs

Ask D'Mine: Effective Medications for Prediabetes?
Our weekly DiabetesMine advice column takes a question about which drugs are safe and effective for prediabetes, to prevent developing type 2 diabetes. (Source: Diabetes Mine)
Source: Diabetes Mine - April 14, 2019 Category: Endocrinology Authors: Wil Dubois Source Type: blogs

A Tale of Twin Sisters and Diabetes
In honor of National Siblings Day, DiabetesMine interviews Shelby Payne, who lives with type 1 diabetes while her twin sister does not. (Source: Diabetes Mine)
Source: Diabetes Mine - April 10, 2019 Category: Endocrinology Authors: Mike Hoskins Source Type: blogs

NEWSFLASH: Aaron Kowalski Appointed New CEO of JDRF
Longtime JDRF leader Dr. Aaron Kowalski has been named organization's newest Chief Executive Officer, the first to be living with type 1 diabetes himself. (Source: Diabetes Mine)
Source: Diabetes Mine - April 10, 2019 Category: Endocrinology Authors: Mike Hoskins and Amy Tenderich Source Type: blogs

Your Questions Answered on the $25 Insulin Price Cap from Cigna / Express Scripts
Cigna and Express Scripts new Patient Assurance Program will cap monthly insulin costs at $25 for its members with diabetes starting in 2020. (Source: Diabetes Mine)
Source: Diabetes Mine - April 9, 2019 Category: Endocrinology Authors: Mike Hoskins and Amy Tenderich Source Type: blogs

Glucose Revival Necklace for Low Blood Sugars (With Giveaway!)
A Washington state paramedic living with type 1 diabetes has created a special emergency glucose necklace with fast-acting gel inside. (Source: Diabetes Mine)
Source: Diabetes Mine - April 8, 2019 Category: Endocrinology Authors: Mike Hoskins Source Type: blogs

Sunday Funnies: Call Center Blues
Our weekly DiabetesMine series of cartoons and memes for the diabetes community features a cartoon by Jon Carter. (Source: Diabetes Mine)
Source: Diabetes Mine - April 7, 2019 Category: Endocrinology Authors: DiabetesMine Team Source Type: blogs

Ask D'Mine: Type 2 Diabetes Remission?
Our weekly DiabetesMine Q&A addresses a question about what happens when the symptoms and " complications " of type 2 diabetes seem to disappear. (Source: Diabetes Mine)
Source: Diabetes Mine - April 6, 2019 Category: Endocrinology Authors: Wil Dubois Source Type: blogs

A " Geek Squad " for Diabetes Care: Supporting CGM for All!
DiabetesMine has the scoop on a new diabetes initiative aiming to expand use of Continuous Glucose Monitors (CGM) across America. (Source: Diabetes Mine)
Source: Diabetes Mine - April 5, 2019 Category: Endocrinology Authors: Greg Brown Source Type: blogs