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A Deep Dive into Tidepool Medtronic Support

Diabetes Community, Diabetes Online Community, Diabetes Tech, Robot Life By August 10, 2018 Tags: , , , , , , , 3 Comments

Earlier this week, I heard about the big Medtronic update at Tidepool.  They’ve been working on making it possible for Medtronic users to manage their data through Tidepool, and that support went live yesterday.  President and CEO of Tidepool, Howard Look, stopped by SixUntilMe to talk about this new option from Tidepool and how the diabetes community’s approach to data…

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Boop Beep Boop.

Psychosocial Support, Pumping Insulin, Real Life Diabetes By April 28, 2015 Tags: , , , , 5 Comments

“Boop beep boop!” The sound is unmistakable, as it used to ring out from my hip for so many years.  That noise, the sound of a Medtronic insulin pump alerting for whatever reason, used to be my soundtrack before Fur Elise and the “boop boop boop!” of the Animas pump replaced it. “Boop beep boop!” I was sitting outside of…

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Boop Beep Boop!

Pumping Insulin, Real Life Diabetes By February 28, 2014 Tags: , , 17 Comments

BOOP BEEP BOOP! I lifted the corner of my shirt and inspected my pump, looking for the “low battery” or “low reservoir” alarm splashed across the screen.  Nothing. I went back to working, throwing my focus back onto the words escaping my hands but then … BOOP BEEP BOOP! “The gosh darn?!” I said (or a version of that), lifting…

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