Type 1 Technology & Resources

We're living in a time where technology is developing at a significant rate and there are huge advances being made in tech to help type 1 diabetes management.  This page is dedicated to bringing you information on Type 1 Technology and we'll be adding more resources soon for you to use, share and signpost and we'll let you know when they're available.

Welcome to our T1 Technology and Resources page.

We’re living in a time where technology is developing at a significant rate and there are huge advances being made in tech to help type 1 diabetes management. 

If you are wanting to know how to access technology or what technology is available to you then the following guides may help you start the conversation with your diabetes team:

Type 1 Diabetes : A Consensus Guideline

NICE NG18 (in particular sections 1.2.62-64)

This page is dedicated to bringing you information on Type 1 Technology and we’ll be adding more resources soon for you to use, share and signpost and we’ll let you know when they’re available.

What People Say About Pumps & Closed Loop Systems

In this film, young people discuss the pros and cons of pumps and closed loop systems

What People Say About CGM & Flash

In this film, young people discuss the pros and cons of CGM and Flash Glucose Monitors

What Parents Say About Technology

In this film, parents talk about the pros and cons of diabetes technology.

T1D Is a Part of Me - My Life Enabled By Technology

In this film, a group of young people share how technology helps them manage their type 1 diabetes

The Artificial Pancreas - A Conversation with Roman Hovorka

Roman Hovorka discusses the Artifical Pancreas, what it is, how it works, the past and the future for his team's research.

The DigiBete Platform and App

This films explains what the DigiBete platform and app has to offer.

Our Tech Page Sponsors

This page is dedicated to bringing you information on Type 1 Technology and is sponsored by Abbott, Dexcom, Insulet and Medtronic

To find out more about what they do and their different technologies, click on their logo below and you’ll be taken to their sponsors’ page.

Here are some films from our sponsors:

Abbott - FreeStyle Libre, LibreView & LibreLink

This short Animation shows how to use the FreeStyle Libre, LibreView & LibreLink

Insulet - The Omnipod System

Meet Hannah who has been using the Omnipod system since 2018.