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.

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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DIABETES AND TRIATHLONS / INSPIRED BY CYRIL

Diabetes and triathlons, discover how Cyril is living with diabetes and find his own medicine in cycling to face diabetes challenges.
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WHICH INFUSION SET IS RIGHT FOR YOU?

Medtronic offers the widest range of infusion sets so that you can choose the right one for your comfort and safety. Choose from a variety of styles to match your lifestyle
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Vickie de Beer - Halloumi Fries with a Zingy Mexican Salsa

This is the perfect summertime snack. If you like a hot salsa, you can add 1 red chilli, chopped to the salsa.  
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TYPE 1 DIABETES WILL NOT STOP ME IN REACHING MY LIFE AMBITIONS

Graham was diagnosed with type 1 diabetes in 2001, the year after he achieved national colours in Karate and participated in the World Championships in Spain.  The diagnosis came as a shock to him, but he wanted to show the world that, notwithstanding the diagnosis, he could still be successful and...
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