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August 2014

Clouding on the Road.

Blood Sugars, Dexcom, Diabetes Online Community, Diabetes Products, Psychosocial Support, Robot Life By August 11, 2014 Tags: , , , , 7 Comments

The CGM in the Cloud concept matters most to me when I’m traveling alone.  While I was in Orlando last week, my bedside table looked like this at night: A Moto G hooked up to my Dexcom G4, sending CGM data to the cloud. And that data being routed to my family back in Rhode Island and to my wristwatch….


Tuning Back In.

Diabetes and Emotions By August 5, 2014 Tags: , , , , , , 8 Comments

Feeling crummy is a slippery slope for me, in that acknowledging it is a healthy move, but if I cater to it, I’ll get sucked down the rabbit hole of feeling overwhelmingly crummy.  I’m not even sure that makes sense when you read it, but it does to me, so there it stays. Three years ago, I went through a…


Help People with Diabetes Access Care Data; Medicare CGM Coverage.

Diabetes Advocacy, Uncategorized By August 1, 2014 Tags: , , , 8 Comments

There are advocacy tides rising this morning, and we have a chance to jump on board.  There are two opportunities to raise our voices. The FDA has proposed new guidance for  Medical Device Data Systems (MDDS) and the diabetes community has the opportunity to comment on that guidance document.  There are more details on the StripSafely website as to what…