John Sjolund is the CEO and co-founder of Timesulin, a company that makes a clever digital insulin pen cap that keeps track of your dosing. You may have heard about their launch in Canada on Oct. 1 and Finland in mid-November, but we’re still awaiting word on the timeline for a U.S. launch… Meanwhile, as head of this company and also a person living with type 1 diabetes for over a quarter-century, John is uniquely…Read more »
It’s been so much fun hosting the 2013 DiabetesMine ‘Aware-lidays’ Giveaway, mashing up November’s Diabetes Awareness Month activities with the start of the Holiday Season (read: Awareness + Holidays = ‘Aware-lidays!’).
In our final installment today, we’re excited to feature a super-fun prize that’s near and dear to our hearts here at the ‘Mine, and one that’s being embraced by the Diabetes Community in so many great ways!
Hopefully you’ve heard of Jerry the Bear,…
Happy Saturday, and welcome back to our weekly advice column, Ask D’Mine, hosted by veteran type 1, diabetes author and educator Wil Dubois. This week, Wil examines a recent mainstream media news story that told us people with diabetes (PWDs) need to be taking a certain medication just because we have diabetes, and there’s no questioning that medical wisdom.
Hmmm… well, it probably won’t surprise you that Wil sees things differently. Read on!
We are winding down 2013. Amazing how fast time flies when you’re having fun!
Our community is calling it a wrap on this year’s big Diabetes Awareness Month that, of course, brought us another World Diabetes Day and a ton of advocacy and awareness efforts — and of course another batch of great posts from across the Diabetes Online Community (DOC). Today we’re happy to feature some of the writing that’s caught our eye during…Read more »
Today many of us are happily “off the grid” spending time with family and being thankful for all that we have in life. There’s football, and loads of food, and for people with diabetes (PWDs) — there’s of course always some anxiety.
Thanks to illustrator and fellow type 1 Meredith Pack, a graphic designer in Lousville, KY, who blogs at With a Side of Insulin, for envisioning a Turkey with “all the…