I first learned of this talk from a recent post that Bea shared. She is an amazing person, and you should be sure to check out her blog, Cranky Pancreas.

I am a fan of TED Talks. They are almost always engaging [...]

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Scott on the Snap

On June 25, 2013 By

I am one of those hardcore Cozmo nuts. Have you ever met one of us? We’re easy to spot. We usually have an old Smiths Medical Deltec Cozmo insulin pump that is well past its warranty period, is a bunch of different colors (from “Frankensteining” parts off other broken Cozmos), and might even have some [...]

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If you’re near Chicago, I’d love a chance to meet you in person! We’re doing a special episode of DSMA Live during the meetup. Cherise and I will be there in person, and we’re hoping George can dial in from California!  This event is completely free and anyone is welcome to come.

I [...]

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Early last month I attended the American Association of Clinical Endocrinologists (AACE) Annual Meeting in Phoenix, AZ. It was a large event that brought those related to endocrinology together from around the world.

Going into the event I knew that a lot of the sessions were going to be [...]

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This is another post in my series of Powering Through the Extraordinary (first post here), where I’ve decided to add running into my exercise arsenal.

I’ve been sticking with a training program that I found through Runtastic (one of the exercise apps available for [...]

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Wednesday of last week I sat down with Tom Bregmann to learn more about his non-profit foundation called Juvenile Diabetes No Limits. He’s a Minneapolis area guy, and I do whatever I can to connect with local folks who are working to help people with diabetes. Tom has done [...]

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I’d like to pass along some (hopefully) helpful information around some changes that are coming very soon in Medicare. I received this information from Terry Blankenship, VP of Patient Care for Diabetes Care Club. With that in mind, it’s clearly a PR push for them, but I still think it’s useful information and wanted to [...]

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I’m very excited to help announce the launch of mySugr Companion here in the U.S.

I have been working with the team on the launch for a little while now. I not only love the app itself, but also the attitude and vision for diabetes management [...]

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This is my friend Steve. He climbs stuff. Like walls, boulders, mountains, and pretty much whatever he can find that is climbable. I met him in person for the first time at the Roche Summit in 2012, and liked him just as much as I thought I would.

He was [...]

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I’d like to share a guest post by Jay Haapala, recipient of a Prudential Spirit of Community award. His story is pretty awesome, and deserves to be told. I’m honored to give Jay a small platform to tell his story.

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On October 8, 2003 I was diagnosed [...]

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