The artificial pancreas is not a new idea. It’s roots go back as far as 1977 to an assistant professor of pediatrics at Yale named William Tamborlane, MD. It was a tabletop sized device that required 100cc of a patient’s… Continue Reading →
This website is dedicated to all things positive about Type I Diabetes. That may sound like an oxymoron, but… well, that’s what it is. We are excited to be here today. Our plans for the future are grand. In the summer of 2012 our son Reece was diagnosed with Diabetes. In the fall of that year we made Pancreas Hero the iPhone game, and released it on the iTunes store. It continues to generate fun, education, and enthusiasm by many.
We are here because we have things to share about Diabetes. There is information that has helped us to survive, and we want the world to know about it. We have heard promise for the future, and are excited to have a place to honestly review new treatments, research, and hope for a cure.
If you know a “Pancreas Hero” in your life, nominate them to be featured on our site. Send a picture, and tell us what is special about him or her. As I said, we are here to spread positivity!