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Using Continuous Glucose Monitoring to Find Your Optimal Eating Plan

With so much information available regarding diets on the internet, in books, on TV, and with many “quick fixes” plans, it can be very confusing and often contradictory. The introduction of continuous glucose monitors (CGM) has provided the ability to personalize your lifestyle and food choices by having real-time actionable information.

Kristin Sessums

Are You at Risk for Type 2 Diabetes – Self Assessment

Download: Are You at Risk for Type 2 Diabetes Available in English and Spanish Download the short...

Paige Oyaga
Medicare expands CGM access 2023

Two Major Updates for People with Diabetes

Medicare Expands CGM Access and Shield Launches Dexcom G7.

Oscar Orozco
Freestyle Libre 2 Reader Recall

Abbott Issues Voluntary Urgent Medical Device Correction Notice for FreeStyle Libre Readers

On April 6, 2023, the FDA issued a Class I Recall of Abbott’s FreeStyle Libre®, FreeStyle...

Brooke Phillips, CWCMS

Continuous Glucose Monitors Available Now!

Provinding medical supplies since 1957.

Oscar Orozco
better diabetes care Ohio

Working Together, Plans Bring Better Diabetes Care

by Ami Cole, Plan President at Molina Healthcare of Ohio, Inc. | Ohio Association of Health Plans...

Brooke Phillips, CWCMS
time in range CGM

Time In Range — Not HbA1c — Should Guide Most Diabetes Treatment Decisions

Clinicians should consider continuous glucose monitoring for any person with diabetes to assess their time spent in the recommended glucose range (TIR).

Oscar Orozco

Coronavirus and Type 1 Diabetes: What You Need to Know

Worried about COVID-19? Here's the latest information for people with type 1 diabetes, from the experts at the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation (JDRF).

Brooke Phillips, CWCMS
continuous glucose monitors

Medtech Takes Leap Toward New Artificial Pancreas System

Medtech companies Dexcom and Abbott each partnered with Insulet to integrate their technologies to develop the new artificial pancreas.

Sarah Sanchez, NDTR
function of carbohydrates

What Do Carbohydrates Do?

In this article, we look at the function of carbohydrates, as well as where they come from, how the body processes them, and which ones to choose.

Shield HealthCare