Please spread the word today: It’s your last chance to vote in the 2011 DiabetesMine Design Challenge. Polls close tonight at 6pm Pacific time.
We want to congratulate each of our finalists! From 95 entries this year, our judging team narrowed the field to 20 designs in the Grand Prize category, four as “Most Creative” favorites, and three top contenders in the Kids’ category.
As a reminder:
Your votes will determine the winners…
A few notes from my personal journal today:
At the risk of sounding harsh, I’m getting a little sick of how people — even those supposedly in the know — lay so much import on a single BG result. It’s nothing but a snapshot in time, I tell you! Don’t like the number on my meter? Wait 10 minutes; it will change. That’s this thing I’ve got called type 1 diabetes.
A few weeks ago,…
The day we’ve all been waiting for has arrived: Community Voting is now open on the 2011 DiabetesMine Design Challenge!!
We received 95 amazing entries in this year’s innovation contest. We’re excited to show off the semi-finalists and give you all a chance to weigh in. And tell a friend…
Remember, your votes will determine the winners of the Most Creative* Idea Category ($2,500 cash) and the Best Kids’ Concept ($1,500 cash prize).
Who knows about the A1C Champions, a nationwide diabetes mentoring program sponsored by Sanofi-Aventis?
All I knew until recently was that a group of volunteers from around the country — including the great Riva Greenberg — were being trained to give pep talks to groups of other patients. That’s basically the program in a nutshell, but it’s so much cooler than it sounds!
This program brings passionate advocates (currently about 75 people) from all walks…
So you haven’t heard of D-Blog Week? Created last May by Karen from Bittersweet Diabetes, D-Blog Week is a week-long challenge to reflect and respond to a series of prompts as a whole community. This year, there are already over 100 bloggers joining in! Amy and I will be contributing our thoughts here at the ‘Mine all this week, and we’re so excited to be a part of this community effort. The DOC rocks! How…Read more »