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Wearing the Bionic Pancreas: An Interview with a User

Scott Scolnick is a sales territory manger for Tandem Diabetes Care, Inc. the insulin pump company which makes the tslim insulin pump. He is also a person who has had type 1 diabetes for about 35 years. He received the … Continue reading

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A New Way to an Artificial Pancreas?

A cure may not be around the corner, but scientists are hard at work on ways to replicate the functions of the pancreas. Researchers are using rodents to develop a system for targeted non-user initiated insulin delivery. It turns out … Continue reading

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Artificial Pancreas Beats CGM Assisted Pump

We are not there yet, but high tech mechanical pancreases are becoming more sophisticated.  You might ask, isn’t an artificial pancreas basically a marriage of an insulin pump and continuous glucose monitor (CGM)?  What’s the difference anyway? The big difference … Continue reading

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A Look at the Artificial Pancreas Project

Every once in a while it’s a good thing to stand back, take a look at where you have been and gather your strength to go forward. So today we are going to review what is happening with the Juvenile … Continue reading

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