Posts in category: Type I News
FDA recalls Medtronic 600-series MiniMed insulin pumps

Alert says Medtronic’s MiniMed device could malfunction on airplanesFrom the Star Tribune: Entire article can be found here

“The problem has long been known. Medtronic first notified patients about the problem in 2017.”

The U.S….

Sanofi Insulin Pricing Program

from press release – 4/10/19Starting in June, Sanofi will further expand its innovative Insulins Valyou Savings Program so people living with diabetes in the United States can pay $99 to access their Sanofi insulins* …

Statement from FDA Commissioner on Insulin Pricing

The FDA has issued a statement intended to spur competition and lower prices. I’ve pulled out and included a few passages that are about insulin. You can read the entire statement as written here.from FDA.govStatement from FDA Commissioner Scott Gottli…

Omnipod + Fiasp is cleared in Europe

press releaseOmnipod® Insulin Management System Now Available for Use in Europe with Fiasp® Fast-Acting InsulinLONDON–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Oct. 2, 2018– Insulet Corporation (NASDAQ: PODD) (Insulet or the Company), the global leader in&nbsp…

My Father-Son Relationship interview with the BBC

I was contacted recently by BBC World Services and asked to be part of a report they were doing about the relationships between fathers and sons. I want to thank reporter Nastaran Tavakoli-Far for using some of what I shared in her piece. It was incred…

Molly Fichtner named Head Coach at the University of Louisiana

Congratulations to former Alabama catcher (and former Juicebox Podcast guest) Molly Fichtner on being named the Head Coach of the softball program at the University of Louisiana! from SunBeltSports.org

“Molly has an incredible passion for t…