'Artificial pancreas' for type 1 diabetes wins FDA approval
The Food and Drug Administration approved a so-called artificial pancreas Wednesday. The first-of-its-kind device, the size of a cell phone, monitors and treats patients with type 1 diabetes, also known as juvenile diabetes.

In those with type 1 diabetes, the pancreas does not produce enough insulin, a hormone people need to get energy from food. The Medtronic MiniMed 670G system continuously monitors glucose (blood sugar) levels and delivers needed insulin to patients...
http://edition.cnn.com/2016/09/29/health/artificial-pancreas/
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S●●●●i G●●●a
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Can it b used in type 2 DM ,when they need insulin... years after use of OHAs ?
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Can it be used for patients with uncontrolled DM
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What is the cost?
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