March 2018 Newsletter

//March 2018 Newsletter

Low Carb, Healthy Diabetes Recipes: Kamish Bread (Similar To Biscotti)

By |2018-06-28T21:39:28+00:00April 19th, 2018|Diabetes Bites, Easy Low Carb Diabetes recipes, March 2018 Newsletter|

Have Type 1 or Type 2 Diabetes? Enjoy These Healthy, Low Carb Recipes That Are Also Delicious! Kamish Bread (Similar To Biscotti)

New Omnipod Hybrid Closed Loop System in Development

By |2018-03-23T15:44:54+00:00March 23rd, 2018|Diabetes Bites, March 2018 Newsletter|

In February Insulet released results of a hybrid closed loop (HCL) system using their Omnipod insulin pump and Dexcom sensor technology. This initial safety study included patients ages 6-65 with A1Cs from 6-10. read about this new system in development

Flash Glucose Monitoring: The new take on CGM technology

By |2018-03-22T20:46:58+00:00March 22nd, 2018|Diabetes Bites, March 2018 Newsletter|

The world of glucose monitoring is currently divided into two options, finger sticks, and wearable monitors. The choice here is easy. More information with less discomfort is the clear winner. Studies have also overwhelmingly shown that A1C improves, and hypoglycemia and DKA reduce with the use of worn 24 hour glucose monitoring devices.

Low Carb, Healthy Diabetes Recipes: Black Bean Brownies

By |2018-06-28T21:39:51+00:00March 22nd, 2018|Diabetes Bites, Easy Low Carb Diabetes recipes, March 2018 Newsletter|

Have Type 1 or Type 2 Diabetes? Enjoy These Healthy, Low Carb Recipes That Are Also Delicious! FUDGY CHOCOLATE BROWNIES

Pediatric Insulin Pump Use: A New Study Sheds Light

By |2018-03-21T21:24:23+00:00March 21st, 2018|Diabetes Bites, March 2018 Newsletter|

As pump therapy becomes more common for people with type 1 diabetes more of us are starting on pumps earlier and earlier, including pediatric patients. Many parents struggle with making a decision about what is the right method of treatment for their kids.

IDS Clinicians Offer Different Perspectives on the Medtronic 670G

By |2018-03-23T21:15:07+00:00March 21st, 2018|Diabetes Bites, March 2018 Newsletter, Thinking Like A Pancreas Blog|

IDS Clinicians Offer Different Perspectives on the Medtronic 670G after 10 days of use. Read what they have to say...

A Flash (meter) in the Pan: My 2018 Review of Freestyle Libre Flash Glucose Monitor

By |2018-03-21T20:43:24+00:00March 21st, 2018|Diabetes Bites, March 2018 Newsletter|

My In-Depth Review of the 2018 Freestyle Libre Flash Glucose Monitor. I wanted to experience living with the Libre like anyone would for 10 days and gave it a complete test drive. Read about my experience: Alicia: UnLeashed!

How to Adjust for Fiber When You Have Type 1 Diabetes

By |2018-03-21T15:38:42+00:00March 21st, 2018|Diabetes Bites, March 2018 Newsletter|

Fiber is good for the body for many reasons. Does this need to be considered when we eat meals high in dietary fiber? Should there be any insulin adjustment when we have a meal with more fiber?