Welcome to My MiniMed Care blog, where you can find diabetes related information and success stories from others also living with diabetes. Click to navigate through the topics below: Diabetes tips & tricks, Lifestyle, Products and Food & Drinks.

BODY AND SOUL - BREAKING BARRIERS WITH GUARDIAN CONNECT

That’s me! I did not see diabetes in my future, so it was a huge task to accept that I would have multiple daily injections for the rest of my life. 
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On Targets and Staying in Range with the MiniMed 670G System

Almost seven years ago, I became the Chief Medical Officer at Medtronic Diabetes to work with the teams developing the closed loop system. 
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LUMPS AND BUMPS FROM INSULIN THERAPY

Here at Medtronic, we get a lot of questions from customers about the lumps and bumps that may appear at injection sites. So, here’s a Q&A on what these lumps are, why they occur and how to prevent them.
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LILLY’S JOURNEY TOWARDS HOPE WITH TYPE 1 DIABETES

Lilly is an adorable 5-year-old little girl.  In April 2018 her parents, Craig and Collette took her to the doctor.
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ANSWERS TO LIFE’S QUESTION OR JUST THE DIABETES ONES

As a person with diabetes for more than nine years, and a pumper for over seven, I have had my fair share of questions. Questions for my endocrinologist, questions for my general healthcare provider, questions for the 24-Hour HelpLine.
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Lemon poppyseed muffins

Lemon poppyseed muffins are a breakfast classic. The bright lemon flavor and the slight crunch of the poppy seeds are well loved by millions. And now you can eat them without risk of sending your blood sugar soaring. Just be sure not to take a drug test too soon after consumption…
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Have you heard about “Time in Range” and how it can help you manage your diabetes?

What is your HbA1C?  Are you happy with your HbA1C? As people living with diabetes, you are often faced with these questions.
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Guardian™ Connect is now compatible with even more Android devices

We are excited to announce that Guardian™ Connect, the smart Real-Time CGM (continuous glucose monitoring) system, is now available for use with certain Android 7.0 (Nougat) and 8.x (Oreo) devices.  
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