Dexcom, Inc., headquartered in San Diego, California, is dedicated to helping people better manage their diabetes by providing exceptional continuous glucose monitoring (CGM) products and tools for adult and pediatric patients. Our latest-generation CGM, the Dexcom G5â„˘ Mobile CGM System, is the first FDA-approved, fully mobile System for both adults and children 2 years and older. Patients can not only view their real-time glucose data via their smart device*, but also share it with loved ones without needing a receiver. Our CGM features customizable alerts and alarms to warn patients of highs and lows and how quickly they may be happening. We also offer Dexcom CLARITYâ„˘, an advanced reporting tool for users to identify their unique glucose patterns, while also discovering potential solutions to help them spend more time in their target range. For more information, visit www.dexcom.com.
*For a list of compatible devices, please visit www.dexcom.com/compatibility
Ever since we introduced the first commercial insulin in 1923, Lilly Diabetes has been a global leader in diabetes care. Today, Lilly continues to develop innovative products, programs, and resources to help people with type 1 diabetes. For the past twelve years, Lilly has been a proud platinum sponsor of the Friends for LifeÂ® Orlando conference.
Join us at our booth to see all the ways we support the type 1 community and how your family can get involved. You can learn more about the role we play in diabetes camps and scholarships for everyday heroes with type 1, discover awards that acknowledge success in diabetes management, and be inspired by the achievements of NASCAR driver Ryan Reed in managing his type 1 diabetes. Youâ€™ll also be able to check out our popular books for families managing type 1 diabetes. They've been created in collaboration with Disney and explore real-life issues that affect families just like yours. Be sure to pick up your free copy of each of the Lilly Diabetes and Disney storybooks, featuring Coco the monkey.
Insulet Corporation (NASDAQ: PODD), headquartered in Massachusetts, is an innovative medical device company dedicated to making the lives of people with diabetes and other conditions easier through the use of its OmnipodÂ® product platform. The OmnipodÂ® Insulin Management System provides a unique alternative to traditional insulin delivery methods. With its simple, wearable design, the disposable Pod provides up to three days of non-stop insulin delivery, without the need to see or handle a needle. Insulet also leverages the unique design of its Pod, by tailoring its OmnipodÂ® technology platform for the delivery of non-insulin subcutaneous drugs across multiple therapeutic areas. Founded in 2000, more than 140,000 users across the globe rely on Insuletâ€™s OmnipodÂ® Insulin Management System to bring simplicity and freedom to their lives. For more information, visit www.myomnipod.com.
In 1923, the founders of Novo Nordisk began a journey to change diabetes. Today, we are thousands of employees across the world with the passion, the skills and the commitment to continue this journey to prevent, treat and ultimately cure diabetes. Novo Nordisk is proud to once again be a Platinum Level Sponsor of the Friends for Life® conference, supporting the Family and Friends Banquet and Sports Central. Please come see us at the exhibition to learn more about our type 1 support program, our new camp program and be among the first to learn about the first and only durable insulin pen with 0.5 unit doing and memory function - NovoPen Echo®. To learn more about Novo Nordisk and our support to the Type 1 diabetes community visit us at www.novonordisk-us.com.
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Beta Bionics, Inc., is a Massachusetts public benefit corporation committed to commercializing and disseminating the iLetÂ®, a bionic pancreas for people living with T1D. Our stated benefit mission is (1) to provide a turnkey solution for safe and effective autonomous glycemic control, (2) to bring this technology to as many people with T1D as possible, (3) to continue to innovate and to offer the latest advances, and (4) to act in the best possible interest of the T1D community. As a benefit corporation founded by parents of children with T1D, Beta Bionics, unlike any other medical technology company, is protected under Massachusetts law to prioritize its benefit mission and place the best interests of the T1D community ahead of all other considerations. Beta Bionics is pleased to be a sponsor of Friends for LifeÂ®. To learn more about Beta Bionics, the iLet, and our public benefit mission, visit us at www.betabionics.org and @BetaBionics on social media.
JDRF is the leading global organization focused on type 1 diabetes (T1D) research. Driven by passionate, grassroots volunteers connected to children, adolescents, and adults with this disease, JDRF is now the largest charitable supporter of T1D research. The goal of JDRF research is to improve the lives of all people affected by T1D by accelerating progress on the most promising opportunities for curing, better treating, and preventing T1D. JDRF collaborates with a wide spectrum of partners who share this goal. In addition to our research funding and leadership, JDRFâ€™s outreach efforts provide practical support and resources for people with T1D and their families every step of the way as they live with T1D. JDRF is proud to partner with Children with Diabetes by sponsoring regional and national conferences as a charity partner, and supporting sessions at Friends for Life®. For more information, visit the JDRF website at www.jdrf.org, or call 800-533-CURE.
Since 1985, the Pediatric-Adolescent Diabetes Research and Education (PADRE) Foundation has been dedicated to improving the lives of the youth and families living with Type 1 diabetes by providing exceptional education, support and events for all children with diabetes, as well as for their parents and siblings. We believe we can inspire kids to lead AMAZING lives until a cure for Type 1 diabetes is found. For more information, visit the PADRE Foundation website at www.padrefoundation.org or call 714-509-8330.
Tandem Diabetes Care, Inc. is a medical device company with an innovative, user-centric and integrated approach to the design, development and commercialization of products for people with diabetes who use insulin. The Company manufactures the t:slim X2â„˘ Insulin Pump, the next-generation color touchscreen pump, the t:flexÂ® Insulin Pump and the t:slim G4â„˘ Insulin Pump, the first CGM-enabled pump with touch-screen simplicity.
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