{Type 1 Tuesday} 01.28.14

by Leighann on January 28, 2014

D-Mom Blog Type 1 Tuesday

DexCom iPhone AppOf Interest…

Tandem Diabetes Care Initiates Voluntary Recall for Specific Lots of Insulin Cartridges Used with t:slim Insulin Pump

“Tandem Diabetes Care®, Inc…announced that it is initiating a voluntary recall of specific lots of insulin cartridges that are used with the t:slim® Insulin Pump.  The affected cartridges may be at risk for leaking.”

Diabetes Forecast 6 Tips for Checking a Child at Night

“Take back your rest while preventing overnight blood glucose lows”

Dexcom files for patent for smartphone-connected continuous glucose monitoring

“The system could contact a doctor, caretaker, or parent by text or email in the event of a blood sugar drop. It could also trigger a push notification to the patient, either telling them to eat a meal, or just setting off a specialized alarm (an illustration in the patent shows a patient setting their low blood sugar alarm to “Low” by Flo Rida.) The system could also tie into the phone’s GPS and respond to low blood sugar by recommending nearby restaurants.”

(Image courtesy DexCom)

A Sweet Life FDA’S New Guidance on Blood Glucose Test Strips


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