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April 2021

Zegalogue – New Emergency Glucagon Approved for Adults and Children in US

2021-04-06T10:58:19-07:00

Zegalogue (also known as dasiglucagon injection) was recently approved by the FDA to treat severe hypoglycemia(low BG) in people with diabetes over the age of six. Zegalogue is made by Zealand Pharma, a biotechnology company founded in Denmark in 1998. The new emergency glucagon will be available starting in June as a pre-filled syringe or an auto-injector [...]

Zegalogue – New Emergency Glucagon Approved for Adults and Children in US2021-04-06T10:58:19-07:00

February 2021

2021 Lake Tahoe Outdoor Hockey National Anthem

2021-02-21T00:35:36-08:00

Did you happen to watch the Bridgestone NHL Outdoors series this past Saturday on the shores of Lake Tahoe featuring the Colorado Avalanche and the Las Vegas Golden Knights? Chances are if you did you saw the opening ceremony from Edgewood Tahoe featuring South Lake Tahoe locals! Yet something you may not know that [...]

2021 Lake Tahoe Outdoor Hockey National Anthem2021-02-21T00:35:36-08:00

“On Your Own, But Not Alone”

2021-02-10T10:22:21-08:00

If you missed our February 2021 Educational Series , you can watch the full video here. Presented on Tuesday, February 9th, 2021 at 6:00pm via Facebook Live with Sarah Clifford - Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist "On Your Own, But Not Alone" Educational Support Series. A discussion focused on teens going through the pandemic with [...]

“On Your Own, But Not Alone”2021-02-10T10:22:21-08:00

Controversial or Not – Super Bowl Ad

2021-02-09T14:20:01-08:00

Nick Jonas shows off his Dexcom G6, a life-saving device for Type 1 diabetics who can afford it. COURTESY OF DEXCOM Dexcom makes a device widely used by those living day to day with diabetes. While no one can argue that bringing awareness to this disease is important. Then why are some people [...]

Controversial or Not – Super Bowl Ad2021-02-09T14:20:01-08:00

New 2021 Board Members

2021-02-08T16:13:14-08:00

The Expansion of the Nevada Diabetes Association is ever changing and constantly growing. After a year of unknowns(2020 covid) we are happy to continue our growth with those who believe in the mission of the NDA. Officially in February 2021 we have added 4 new board members to our team. Two located in Southern [...]

New 2021 Board Members2021-02-08T16:13:14-08:00

CampViews & Dexcom Research Study

2021-02-03T17:20:50-08:00

65-OR: Remote Monitoring of CGM Data at Diabetes Camp Mitigates Hypoglycemia Day and Night Some diabetes camps require campers to relinquish diabetes technology upon arrival. We evaluated the acceptability of continuous glucose monitoring (CGM) use and remote monitoring of CGM data at camp. Insulin-treated campers ages 7-18 years were enrolled at a week-long diabetes [...]

CampViews & Dexcom Research Study2021-02-03T17:20:50-08:00

Insulin Pricing in January 2021

2021-02-03T17:27:05-08:00

You may have heard about the Presidential transition of Joe Biden and his administration placing a freeze on or reversed a previous Trump Administration Executive Order that lowered the price of insulin. During the Presidential era of Trump,  the former administration in December 2020,  issued a policy ruling stating that health centers that participate in [...]

Insulin Pricing in January 20212021-02-03T17:27:05-08:00

January 2021