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Survey on diabetes Apps

Survey on diabetes Apps, We need your help for a pilot study!   In conjunction with the Open University department of HCI, we are researching the use of diabetes apps. If you currently use, or have at any time tried a diabetes

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Apple watch and diabetes… what now?

Apple Watch and diabetes, what now…? I assume I was not alone in watching the much hyped and excellently orchestrated Tim embodies Steve presentation yesterday. So leaving all the cult of consumption issues aside, what is the potential real added value

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EuroPython 2014, OpenSource and Diabetes

EuroPython 2014, OpenSource and Diabetes  or  why we should be developing our own diabetes software. First of all, just had a fantastic week at EP14 and PyData in Berlin.             The sense of community was amazing.

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HIT for Problem-Solving in Diabetes Management

HIT for Problem-Solving in Diabetes Management http://diabetesdetective.com/modd/                   Zwoisaint M-C sent me a link to an interesting study coming out of Columbia University and Georgia Tech. An impressive lineup of researchers are

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The potential of Google Glass for Diabetics?

The potential of Google Glass for Diabetics? Today at the Factory opening in Berlin, got to meet Thad Starner, technical lead on the Glass project. He graciously spent a few minutes with me discussing the potential role of Glass in assisting diabetics. Thad has obviously

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Open Standards

Open Standards: diabetics should be able to freely connect devices!                 I just got a letter from Ramsey A.,  who sent me a link to the Open Mobile Health Exchange page. This got me

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Letters from diabetics

Letters from diabetics Larry H. recently wrote me: “I have received my Pendiq Digital Insulin Pen but have not used it yet, as I have to get my doctor to prescribe the Humalog cartridges for me.  I have been using

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mHealth Summit Berlin 2014 takeaways

mHealth Summit Berlin 2014 takeaways attended the mHealth Summit last week, which was dare I say, a great experience. We are on the cusp of a major movement. My only real complaint was there were usually two speakers at the

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Every Day Ups and Downs Blog

Every Day Ups and Downs Blog : Diabetes Speed Dating Clinic Type Thing Like this blog posting about stages of seclusion in diabetes self-management, and the uses of community. dmitri katz

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