Jason Farnan on What Tandem is Looking For in Software

At Tandem Jason is the User Experience Design Manager and is the lead designer of our flagship product, the t:slim G4™ Insulin Pump. Working with Tandem for over 7 years, his role involves designing workflow diagrams and interactive prototypes, as well as exploring regulatory requirements and patient needs for a wide user demographic. He's looking to grow his team.
| Dec 27, 2016

Fit for the New Year – Healthy Nutrition with Christel Oerum

What are your health goals for the new year? Maybe to take better care of yourself, improve your diabetes management, or eat a healthier diet? Learn to set goals that come from a place of self-care and self-love from blogger, certified personal trainer, fitness model, and diabetes advocate Christel Oerum.
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| Dec 22, 2016

Printable Note for Flying with Your Pump

Planning to travel by air with your insulin pump? Below is a link to a new printable note that we hope will help make your path through security smoother.
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| Dec 08, 2016

Featured User: Morgan Feight

Morgan and her identical twin sister, Megan, studied in Tanzania through a University of Georgia study abroad program. They extended their trip to hike Mt. Kilimanjaro with classmates and their professor before heading home to the U.S. Here she shares the secrets to summiting successfully.
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| Dec 08, 2016

As the Weather Gets Colder, What Do You Do to Protect Your Gear from the Elements?

The outdoor adventure crew at Connected in Motion has a few general suggestions that you can use, which may help keep your insulin safe when you are out in the cold this winter. And remember, Tandem insulin pumps are the only pumps with a temperature sensor that will warn you when the temperature inside the pump has reached a level that may have compromised the insulin in the cartridge.
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| Dec 08, 2016

Featured User: Kerri Orr

Kerri Orr, one of Tandem’s very own People Behind the Pump recently returned from a thrill-seeking journey off the coast of South Africa, where she fittingly celebrated her diaversary and 20 years of “surviving and thriving” with diabetes by going on the trip of a lifetime.
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| Dec 08, 2016

The end of the year is a great time to save on out-of-pocket costs for a new insulin pump

It’s the perfect time to explore new technology and to take advantage of the remaining funds in your Flexible Spending Account or Health Savings Account. These funds often don’t carry over to the next year, so make sure not to end the year with unclaimed health benefits – December 31st will be here sooner than you think!
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| Dec 08, 2016

Upgrade to a t:slim X2 Pump with your remaining 2016 FSA Funds

It’s the perfect time to explore new technology and to take advantage of the remaining funds in your Flexible Spending Account or Health Savings Account to upgrade your t:slim or t:slim G4 Pump to the new t:slim X2 Insulin Pump. These funds often don’t carry over to the next year, so make sure not to end the year with unclaimed health benefits.
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| Dec 08, 2016

Chris Angell, Marketing Project Manager

At Tandem, Chris manages or contributes to a variety of projects within the Marketing Department, spanning print, digital, and video production. As someone living with diabetes, he is focused on creating content that addresses the real-life needs of people with diabetes, in both our educational and promotional materials.
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| Dec 08, 2016

Extend your holiday meal coverage with the Extended Bolus feature

One of the most notable differences between insulin pump therapy and multiple daily injections is the ability to deliver an insulin bolus over an extended period of time. This can provide a great deal of flexibility and control when eating certain types of food, as well as when you’re eating over a longer period of time.
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| Nov 22, 2016

Cell Phone Solution for Emergency Medical Identification

Apple iPhones with iOS 8 or higher have a new version of EMI that’s easy to set up and carry with you at all times on your mobile device!
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| Oct 25, 2016

With CGM data on his pump, Will Cross is inspired to climb

Will Cross wondered if Mera Peak would mark the end of his high altitude carrier, but his first trek with his t:slim G4 Insulin Pump gave him inspiration to continue climbing.
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| Oct 25, 2016

Annual Tandem Carvathon

We partnered with our favorite pump decorators at Pump Peelz to bring you the first annual Tandem Carvathon! We're challenging the community to get out their carving tools and create some diabetes themed pumpkins.
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| Oct 25, 2016

Featured User: Jessica Mueller

At school, she’s the captain and president of pretty much everything and participates in a shocking number of community activities. Her experiences receiving diabetes care have impacted her life path and influenced where she currently spends many of her volunteer hours giving back to a hospital system that has supported her through the Riley Dance Marathon.
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| Oct 25, 2016

Tandem Pump Users Join Beyond Type 1’s Global Ambassadors Council to Raise $1 Million

Beyond Type 1 is participating in Revlon’s LOVE IS ON Million Dollar Challenge, a competition where the non-profit that raises the most money wins $1 million. Led by t:slim Pump user and Beyond Type 1 Global Ambassador Council Member Sierra Sandison, Tandem pumpers are participating in full force!
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| Oct 04, 2016

Tandem Pump Users Join Riding on Insulin’s Endurance Team

Forty members of the Riding on Insulin Endurance Team will race Ironman Wisconsin on September 11 in support of kids and teens living with type 1 diabetes. The four athletes featured here use a Tandem insulin pump to manage their diabetes in their daily life.
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| Sep 09, 2016

Featured Users: Parker and Madison

We’re in love with this dynamic brother-sister duo. Parker and Madison live in Encinitas, California, where they can be found bouncing down their blood sugars on their backyard trampoline, between soccer and gymnastics practices.
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| Aug 31, 2016

Off to College with the College Diabetes Network

We’re thrilled to join College Diabetes Network as a national partner to help expand the Off to College program and transform the off-to-college experience for college students. New resources are available at no cost to any family in the United States going through this transition.
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| Aug 23, 2016

Give Dinner a Second Chance

Leftovers are like the extended boluses of meals – they give you a second boost when you need it, without adding to your to-do list. We bring you tips on how to set yourself up with meal options that can make it easier to predict insulin needs.
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| Aug 23, 2016

Fashion Fix: Medical ID to Fit Your Style

Stylist Ali Peters talks about finding a medical ID that fits your style in this Fashion Fix.
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| Aug 23, 2016

From time to time, we may pass along: suggestions, tips, or information about other Tandem Insulin Pump user experiences or approaches to the management of diabetes. However, please note individual symptoms, situations, circumstances and results may vary. Please consult your physician or qualified health care provider regarding your condition and appropriate medical treatment. Please read the Important Safety Information linked below before using a Tandem Diabetes Care product.

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