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Technology update: Hybrid Closed Loop System

Laura Gandrud, MD

Diabetes & Exercise during the Summer

Lauren Plunkett, RDN LD

Summer Tips with Diabetes

Erin Roehl, CDE

Ingrid and Amelia on tummy

Baby Ingrid isn’t slowed down after rare genetic diabetes diagnosis

Identical twins, Ingrid and Amelia, couldn't be more different. But 13-month-old Ingrid won't let won't let a rare, genetic form of diabetes slow down her amazing progress.

Diabetes and Puberty

Puberty brings about a lot of changes in an adolescent’s body. One of these changes is how the body handles insulin. Go into further detail with Dr. Laura Gandrud by reading here and watching her VidScrips!

Growing into Healthy Habits This Spring

Do you ever wonder how you can add more vegetables to your day? Fresh, frozen, canned, steamed, sautéed, baked, grilled, and seasoned, vegetables do a body good, but you need flavor, too! Learn some fresh approaches from Lauren, one of our clinic’s dietitians. Read more here!

Supporting Children with Diabetes as They Grow

From young sprouts to adolescents, children may need different types of support to cope with diabetes. Read Child Life Specialists, Dagney and Schoni, guide to supporting your growing child by clicking here!

children holding hands

A family affected by type 1 diabetes doesn’t let the disease stand in their way

Four-year-old twins Lincoln and Leland were diagnosed with type 1 diabetes just after their first birthdays. Parents Megan and Jon help them manage the disease all day, every day.

Children’s Minnesota clinical trial for diabetes monitoring featured in the Star Tribune

A Children's Minnesota clinical trial is using technology to evaluate diabetes patients’ glucose trends each week instead of each quarter.

Finn and type 1 diabetes

Type 1 diabetes shock to parents’ system

Rebecca Spehar writes about her and husband Dave's experience after their son, Finn, was diagnosed with type 1 diabetes as a 4-year-old.