Join TCOYD’s team of type 1 diabetes specialists for a weekend that could change the way you live. The National Type 1 Weekend Conference and Retreat, happening June 23-25 in San Diego, is TCOYD’s first conference focused entirely on adults with type 1 diabetes.
This Valentine’s Day, show your love for that special someone with a gift that truly gives something: Life, for a child.
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.
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.
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.
Angie Crabtree is a full-time diamond painter. She started taking painting lessons at 5 years old, and began teaching painting at age 12. We caught up with her about her passion for painting and her transition to insulin pump therapy.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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!
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.
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.
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.
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!
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.
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.
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.