Diabetes is not an uncommon occurrence among adults, young adults and even children. It can have devastating effects on the diagnosed and their families. This is a story about Brianna Smither; a diabetic researcher at OHSU who seeks to help those who, like her, bear the burden of this disease. She wants to share her story, her experience and her findings to help those who deal with diabetes. Now it has the world's first closed cycle hybrid insulin pump, the Medtronic 670G. She hopes that this technology will promote the advancement of an artificial pancreas and alleviate the suffering of millions of people and their families.
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