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Artificial Pancreas

Can Every Lemon Make Lemonade?

Elisabeth Joy LaMotte, LICSW | Posted 11.17.2014 | Healthy Living
Elisabeth Joy LaMotte, LICSW

Charlotte Rose still hates getting shots, and I still hate giving them. She now uses an insulin pump and a continuous glucose monitor, so her injections are less frequent, but they are also much more painful. I would still cut off my arm if it would cure this unrelenting disease.

Doctors Make Progress Toward Artificial Pancreas

AP | MARILYNN MARCHIONE | Posted 08.24.2013 | Healthy Living

Doctors are reporting a major step toward an "artificial pancreas," a device that would constantly monitor blood sugar in people with diabetes and aut...

New Research Toward Curing and Living Better With Type 1 Diabetes

Riva Greenberg | Posted 05.20.2012 | Healthy Living
Riva Greenberg

If you were diagnosed more than a decade ago, like me, you heard that there would be a cure in five to 10 years. We're still searching, but we've probably made more progress in the last 10 years than the last 40.

Can Joy Come From Loss?

Elisabeth Joy LaMotte, LICSW | Posted 05.13.2012 | Healthy Living
Elisabeth Joy LaMotte, LICSW

When my oldest daughter was diagnosed with Type 1 diabetes four years ago, I felt adamant that there could be no growth and certainly no joy to be found in the aftermath of this particular heartbreak.

Taking on Diabetes From Every Angle

Riva Greenberg | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Riva Greenberg

People will always have to manage their diabetes, but the hope is by automating more functions they can do so with a lot less time and effort and less risk of hypoglycemia and hyperglycemia.