54 episodes

Exploring type 1 diabetes tech, news, management, and beyond through interviews with experts, tech leaders, and those with diabetes.

Diabetech - Diabetes Tech, News, and Management Justin Eastzer

    • Health & Fitness
    • 4.6 • 24 Ratings

Exploring type 1 diabetes tech, news, management, and beyond through interviews with experts, tech leaders, and those with diabetes.

    CGM Alarm Fatigue & Alert Settings with Libre & Dexcom

    CGM Alarm Fatigue & Alert Settings with Libre & Dexcom

    I spoke with Ginger Vieira, T1D author and YouTuber, about her experience with alert fatigue and how you can best manage your devices to help keep that from happening. Ginger talks about what triggered her initial problems regarding alerts, going off of a CGM and back to finger sticks, and how she now finds a balance to make diabetes tech work for her without the added stress.
     
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    • 50 min
    How Diabetes Camp Works - A Look Behind the Scenes

    How Diabetes Camp Works - A Look Behind the Scenes

    I spoke with Chris Lally, RN, Certified Diabetes Educator, and member of the medical staff at ADA Camp Freedom, about the behind the scenes work that goes into running camp smoothly. We talk about how they manage all of the camper devices, what led her to be a part of camp in the first place, and what kids and parents can expect who are planning to attend.
     
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    • 48 min
    How Diabetes Summer Camp Helped This Family Grow

    How Diabetes Summer Camp Helped This Family Grow

    I spoke with parents about sending their T1D nine year old daughter to diabetes summer camp. We spoke about how they found the camp, how it felt to be cut off from her glucose levels, and how their daughter's independence grew. I also got to ask their daughter about her experience. 
     
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    • 54 min
    The All-in-One CGM + Pump - Niia Explained

    The All-in-One CGM + Pump - Niia Explained

    I spoke with Marcel Both (PharmaSens CEO) and Anna Martensson (Business Dev. & Project Management) about the upcoming line of insulin pumps from PharmaSens called Niia. We discuss the origin of the company, how the pumps work, and their goal of releasing an all-in-one CGM+Insulin pump in the near future.
     
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    • 39 min
    The Power of Diabetes Tech with Tom of Type One Talks

    The Power of Diabetes Tech with Tom of Type One Talks

    I am so thrilled to have Tom Vesely of Type One Talks join me on this episode to talk about what it's like being a diabetes content creator. We chat about growing up with diabetes, overcoming the fear of putting yourself out there with a chronic illness, how diabetes tech improved his life, and the good and bad of being a content creator.
     
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    • 56 min
    New Twiist Insulin Pump Explained - DIY Goes Mainstream

    New Twiist Insulin Pump Explained - DIY Goes Mainstream

    I spoke with Sequel Med Tech about its newly FDA cleared insulin pump, twiist. We cover the history of Sequel Med Tech, all the details on the brand new tubed pump, how it's worn and what it looks like, and how the DIY community impacted the development and more.
     
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    • 45 min

Customer Reviews

4.6 out of 5
24 Ratings

24 Ratings

M Dunk ,

Best diabetic podcast out there

Justin has helped me learner so much more about my disability. So thankful for all of his information and his thoughtful outlook!

Sarasota Susan ,

DIABETES TECH WITH HEART!

Great current tech information as well as personal perspectives on working with diabetes in day to day life. Entertaining, real, vulnerable, and informative! Learning a lot here and feeling the connection with others sorting it all out day by day! A great listen on many different levels!

Diabetes Mom in NC ,

Great info, great show!

Justin has amazing enthusiasm & curiosity which leads to informative and fun interviews. He asks great questions and frames things in a way that is relatable and actionable. Highly recommend!

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