Almost 2 years being a Type 1 cyborg: Dexcom since 5/5/2010 and Omnipod since 7/15/2010

March 19, 2012

I will be coming up on 2 years of using the Dexcom 7 (since May 5, 2010 for continuous blood glucose monitoring and the Insulet Omnipod (July 15, 2010) as an insulin pump. Am I happy with the technology and the devices?  As a geek/tech guy who tries to take advantage or in interested by new […]

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Books for Type 1 diabetes and insulin pumps

March 16, 2012

I’ll preface my recommendations stating up front that I am an Omnipod pump user and a Dexcom CGM user, though I do often take breaks from both and give myself a vacation by going back to multiple-daily injections (MDI regimen). That being said, the following books have been instrumental for me to try and grasp […]

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Type 1 Diabetes events in South Bay Los Angeles and Downtown March 17-18, 2012

March 16, 2012

Just wanted to make you aware of 2 Type 1 related diabetes events happening this weekend: ADA Los Angeles Expo at LA Convetion Center – Register Link — Saturday, March 17, 2012 from 10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. @ Los Angeles Convention Center West Hall A Los Angeles Dawn Phenom – Hermosa Valley Greenbelt walk/run/breakfast — Sunday, March 18, 2012 […]

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