It’s finally here!
A whopping 19 months after being sent in for regulatory review, JnJ’s new integrated Animas Vibe insulin pump + continuous glucose monitor has gotten the green light from the FDA to be sold in the United States! (See also: it finally got some ‘good vibes’ from regulators )
Word came early Monday morning in the form a press announcement that on Nov. 25, the FDA had finally OK’d the Animas Vibe —…
It’s finally here!
As you may know, our correspondent Wil Dubois was on the ground in Orlando, FL, covering the big annual American Association of Diabetes Educators (AADE) meeting for us last week.
Check out his first Newsflash on Asante and Insulet stuff from last Friday. And now, we bring you his full report of product news from the trade show floor…
It must have been the heat and humidity. After all, AADE chose to host their annual…Read more »
Our correspondent Wil Dubois is on the scene at the big annual American Association of Diabetes Educators (AADE) meeting in Orlando, FL, this week covering the action live.
We’ll be bringing you several full reports from Wil on both conference sessions and product updates, starting with this one on some of the most exciting breaking news on the diabetes device & data front that just can’t wait… because, hey, #WeAreNotWaiting!
Snap Pump to Smartphone…
Hey Kids, last week Apple announced a new “HealthKit” for capturing health and fitness data, and one of their targets is supposedly diabetes care, which is very exciting — because who doesn’t want Apple to get involved in this stuff?!
The only caveat being that like the recent announcement about Google developing glucose-sensing contact lenses, this appears to be more of a vision and a call for development partners than a real, concrete solution at…
This month the Diabetes Social Media Advocacy (DSMA) blog carnival is taking a personal look how technology and its outputs affect our D-lives.
It refers to the #WeAreNotWaiting campaign, a D-Community push for diabetes innovation now.
It’s a grassroots initiative calling for diabetes data and device interoperability — so that we PWDs have full access to our own data, can share it as we like, and can use on whatever apps or platforms we choose…Read more »