Latest Data Shows that Most People With Diabetes Don’t Meet Glucose Targets. What Can Be Done? (ADA 2021)

The continuous glucose monitor is an extraordinary tool. Studies have shown that continuous glucose monitoring (CGM) use by people with diabetes can have a multitude of health benefits. Patients on CGM technology often have lower A1c levels, fewer highs and lows, and spend more time in their target blood glucose range. Also, CGM use has […]

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Lilly Announces Call for Leonard Award Nominations as Part of Global Initiative Celebrating 100 Years of Insulin

Leonard Award program recognizes innovation and positive achievements in the diabetes community  Lilly to give $100,000 to Life for a Child in recognition of five Award winners  INDIANAPOLIS, June 24, 2021 – In honor of the 100th anniversary of the discovery of insulin, Eli Lilly and Company (NYSE: LLY) today launched the Leonard Award to […]

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Savvy Updates, EXTRA, 6/30/21: Dexcom with CTO Jake Leach and ADA 81st Scientific Sessions: Who Should Loop?

Loop and Learn, sponsored by The Savvy Diabetic, hosted a presentation by Jake Leach, EVP and Chief Technology Office for Dexcom just this past Sunday, 6/27/2021.  Lots of great information.  Jake Leach is responsible for the leadership of scientific research, engineering, product development, and project management. Jake oversees the development of next-generation products and leads […]

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