DIY Diabetes Care

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There is a population of  patients whose lives are dependent on access to a supply of a biological agent. With insulin prices currently rising at unpredictably alarming rates, it is no wonder that there is an ever increasing interest of diabetic patients taking means of production into their own hands.

Project Open APS, a patient-led initiative, is pairing insulin pumps with glucose monitors in an effort to create an open-source artificial pancreas system, automating insulin delivery.

Find out more about how it is the patient driving the revolution of diabetes care below

http://mobile.nytimes.com/2016/02/23/health/a-do-it-yourself-revolution-in-diabetes-care.html?smid=tw-share&_r=0&referer=

 


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