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Lumind, Berlin diabetes startup is expanding!

Hello Everyone Kevin from Lumind is applying for funding and is looking to expand the team. If you are passionate about diabetes, design, IoT, and making great things happen in the world give him a call. This is a great

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PhD position in Sweden

Hello, just got this from a great guy in Sweden. If you are interested in pursuing a PhD this is a great opportunity! be well, Dmitri ________________________________________________   Want to pursue a PhD? I am recruiting a PhD student related

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First ‘Artificial Pancreas’ Approved! And why autonomy matters more than ever.

  Today I saw in Google news, in my LinkedIn feed, and all over the net that Medtronic just got the first artificial pancreas (AP), well of course more properly a closed loop system, approved by the FDA. This is

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Support InsulinAngel and one of our own!

Support InsulinAngel and one of our own, Amin Zayani! Berlin local maker and engineer (and T1) is launching Insulin Angel a small device to help keep our insulin safe.   The Indiegogo campaign is going now, and needs your support!

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Technology: What do people with diabetes really need?

Diabetes and Technology: What do people with diabetes really need? November 19th, 6:30 p.m.   Discussion on issues relating to the role of developing technologies in diabetes care Panelists: Dr. Christian Krey, CEO Emperra GmbH  E-Health Technologies Fredrik Debong, Co-Founder,

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Abbott Freestyle Libre CGM: 2 week trial session

Abbott Freestyle Libre CGM: 2 week trial session                                       First Impressions: Wearing the Libre sensor definitely changed my relationship with my blood

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Freestyle Libre CGM arrives!

Freestyle Libre arrives! Day 1 Sept. 16 Well today was a big day for me, I just started wearing a CGM, the newly on the market Freestyle Libre. This device offers several improvements over the current champion the Dexcom 4.

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Survey on mHealth

Survey on mHealth for Vlad  Volosciuc Met Vlad last week.  He is working on his bachelor’s thesis on mHealth and needs respondents. Thought I would pass this on, if you are interested in mHealth, please take a few minutes and

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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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Sugar Surfing

Sugar Surfing, the book. Kevin McMahon wrote asking me to let people know about a new book by Stephen Ponder M.D.. They are currently crowdfunding a book on how to optimize the usage of CGM systems and how to increase your ability

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