Diabetes


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    AI detects prediabetes in CGM data, opening up new use for device: study

    By correctly identifying many patients with prediabetes or Type 2 diabetes, researchers say CGMs can be used to prevent the disease. 

    By Dec. 6, 2022
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    The 10 biggest medtech stories of 2022

    MedTech Dive reporting this year has explored how companies maintained momentum even amid supply shortages and rising inflation rates.

    By MedTech Dive staff • Dec. 3, 2022
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    Friday Q&A: Embecta CEO talks BD spinoff, future of diabetes devices

    Dev Kurdikar spoke with MedTech Dive about developing an insulin pump for patients with Type 2 diabetes and what’s next for the firm.

    By Nov. 18, 2022
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    AEYE Health wins FDA clearance for AI-powered eye test to expand diabetic screening

    Approval is a first step to letting primary care physicians use a hand-held camera backed by AI to diagnose potential diabetic-related sight issues.

    By Nov. 18, 2022
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    Insulet warns Omnipod 5 insulin pump charge issue may cause fire

    Rapid sales growth at the company has come amid safety problems involving some of its devices.

    By Nov. 17, 2022
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    Medtronic doubles wear time of insulin pump infusion sets

    The company calculated users of its extended-wear system will change their devices 75 fewer times, resulting in annual savings of more than $1,000.

    By Nov. 16, 2022
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    Tandem pump, paired with Dexcom CGM, boosts blood glucose control in Type 2 diabetics

    Patients with Type 2 diabetes spent 3.6 hours per day longer in the target blood glucose range after switching to Tandem’s system, a study found.

    By Nov. 14, 2022
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    Courtesy of Eli Lilly

    Lilly’s new diabetes management platform to integrate Dexcom CGM

    The launch comes seven years after the company began investing in device R&D to counter pricing pressures.

    By Nov. 9, 2022
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    Verily’s Onduo cut blood sugar in retrospective study of Type 2 diabetics

    Participants with high blood sugar at baseline benefited the most from Onduo, a study found.

    By Nov. 8, 2022