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March 2014

The Friday Six: FDA, Competitive Bidding, and Double-Dutch.

Diabetes Advocacy, Diabetes Community, Diabetes Online Community, The Friday Six March 28, 2014 5 Comments

The weekend is SO CLOSE.  I’m wearing a path through this busy Friday with a Friday Six: The FDA is listening, and if you want them to hear from you, you can join the discussion on Monday.  “Whether you want to just listen to the interview to get informed, ask relevant questions to better understand the medical device regulatory process…



Diabetes Products, Pumping Insulin, Robot Life March 27, 2014 6 Comments

Most of the time (read: every other time except this one), the cannula is laced through the insertion needle on the insets for my insulin pump infusion sets.  But this infusion set was attacked by diabetes gremlins, because the cannula made a run for it before I even opened the spaceship pod: Scott, on Facebook, quipped it best:  “It appears…


My Diabetes App Wishlist.

Blood Sugars, Diabetes Advocacy, Diabetes Products, Real Life Diabetes March 25, 2014 29 Comments

After a long day of diabetes rule-following and making an attempt to log all of my actions [insert laugh track here], I started drumming up another diabetes application wishlist.  Because I’m beyond tired of having five different devices that speak entirely different languages/require different charging cords/can’t work on the operating system I use/hate the idea of integration. I’m in wicked…