Diabetic Retinopathy

Diabetic retinopathy is the term given to the effects of diabetes on the eye. Its importance lies in its ability to threaten vision by damaging the retina, the part at the back of the eye which detects light and movement. Although you may not have experienced any symptoms, retinal screening may pick up early warning

Stable Blood Sugar for Game Time and Fitness – Between Two Lines

Stable Blood Sugar for Game Time and Fitness – Between Two Lines

Hey everyone this is Levi with Between Two Lines. Tune in next week. I’m gonna take some time to talk about those weird moments where your blood sugar just Rises for no reason. The beginning of an aerobic exercises, working out, lifting weights, or in the morning when you get up. You haven’t even eaten

BOYDSense – Our Inspiration

BOYDSense – Our Inspiration

When I started BOYDSense, I read a lot about the evolution of biosensors and I saw that the sensors were becoming smaller and more efficient, more stable, more reliable, and also less expensive. We are talking here about very small sensors, right, like a 3mm x 3mm x 0.9mm and I thought, “Aha, there is

BOYDSense – Our Expertise

BOYDSense – Our Expertise

I think that there are two very critical expertise we have which differentiate us. The first is that, in the team, we have people who have built devices by the millions. I mentioned before that I have been involved in mobile phones and the design made by my team has been produced by 200-300 million

Precision medicine for type 1 diabetes

Precision medicine for type 1 diabetes

[MUSIC PLAYING] My name is Michael Brehm. I’m an associate professor here at the UMass Med school. I’ve actually been at UMass for over 20 years now. I started as a postdoctoral fellow. And I was able to rise through the ranks and be able to enter the tenure track here in the faculty at

BOYDSense – g-sense Prototype Demo

BOYDSense – g-sense Prototype Demo

Hi. My name is Joel Rabasco, Head of Product at BOYDSense. Great to be here with you. Today, we’re gonna give you a live demo of the g-sense Breath Meter. But first, a little bit about BOYDSense. BOYDSense is a medtech data platform company focused on the management and monitoring of chronic conditions such as

Diabetes and Nerve Pain

Diabetes and Nerve Pain

Hey guys! Diabetic neuropathy also known as diabetic nerve pain has been a topic that a lot of folks have been talking about online, so I wanted to do a video post and a written post this week on the topic to try to give you guys as much information and resources as possible. I

What Can I Eat at McDonald’s With Diabetes?

What Can I Eat at McDonald’s With Diabetes?

– Eating out and eating healthy is tough, but if we’re going to manage diabetes effectively, we’ve got to be tougher. Managing diabetes for long-term health means managing carbohydrates at meals and snacks to control blood sugar levels, possibly controlling our weight and lowering our risk for heart disease and high blood pressure, where simply

Yogurt and Diabetes

Yogurt and Diabetes

– [Toby] I often have patients contact me, sometimes they’ll even text me a photo asking can I eat this? My first response is always to change the question to should I eat this? But I understand that it’s easy to get overwhelmed by the different choices and I’m gonna take those questions and show