Thousands of children and families with type 1 diabetes to receive access to CGM technology

The Federal Government has announced its $54 million Continuous Glucose Monitoring (CGM) subsidy initiative as a life-changer for thousands of Australian children, young people and [...]

By | March 31st, 2017 |Medical, Technology|Comments Off on Thousands of children and families with type 1 diabetes to receive access to CGM technology

IBM and Novo Nordisk team up to help treat diabetes

IBM and Novo Nordisk have announced a partnership to create diabetes health care solutions using IBM’s supercomputer Watson. Using clinical, social and research data from [...]

By | December 15th, 2015 |Uncategorized, Technology|Comments Off on IBM and Novo Nordisk team up to help treat diabetes

Diabetes NSW 2014-2015 annual report now available online

For the first time, Diabetes NSW has produced a fully online annual report for 2014-2015. This interactive, digital report, features videos, photos, downloads, infographics and [...]

By | December 1st, 2015 |Uncategorized, Technology|Comments Off on Diabetes NSW 2014-2015 annual report now available online

Diabetes NSW launches D-Life app for young adults living with diabetes

Diabetes NSW & ACT has developed the D-Life app for school leavers and young adults with diabetes today. D-Life is there to help young adults [...]

By | November 25th, 2015 |Uncategorized, Technology, Media Releases|Comments Off on Diabetes NSW launches D-Life app for young adults living with diabetes

Contact lenses that measure BGLs?

Contact lenses that will be able to test glucose levels in the tears of people with diabetes is set to begin human testing in 2016, [...]

By | September 8th, 2015 |Technology|Comments Off on Contact lenses that measure BGLs?

Medtronic Product Correction Notice: MiniMed 640G Insulin Pump

Medtronic, in consultation with the TGA, has initiated a recall for product correction of the MiniMed 640G insulin pump. It has been identified that, in [...]

By | July 24th, 2015 |Uncategorized, Medical, Technology|Comments Off on Medtronic Product Correction Notice: MiniMed 640G Insulin Pump

Medtronic Product Correction Notice: MiniMed Sure T Infusion Sets

The following advice is important safety information from Medtronic Diabetes regarding their Medtronic MiniMed® Sure T® Infusion Sets: Click here to view details of the product [...]

By | June 29th, 2015 |Uncategorized, Medical, Technology|Comments Off on Medtronic Product Correction Notice: MiniMed Sure T Infusion Sets

Australian research looks at alternatives to blood glucose testing

Professor Paul Dastoor is leading the way in diabetes research as he and his team work to develop a low-cost, saliva-based glucose test which could [...]

By | April 6th, 2015 |Uncategorized, Medical, Research, Technology|Comments Off on Australian research looks at alternatives to blood glucose testing

New alternative to injections released in the US

Sanofi launched an inhalable insulin called Afrezza in the United States on Tuesday, 3 February which may enhance quality of life for people living with [...]

By | March 4th, 2015 |Uncategorized, Medical, Technology|Comments Off on New alternative to injections released in the US

An appy balance

What do you get when you cross an endocrinologist and a software engineer? An avatar-based app that will help people with diabetes balance their blood [...]

By | January 5th, 2015 |Technology|Comments Off on An appy balance
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