A1c vs Time-in-Range

What is A1c? What is time-in-range? How do they relate? Why is the diabetes community moving more and more towards time-in-range? What is A1c? In simple terms, Hemoglobin A1c (HgbA1c, HbA1c or A1c) is the average blood glucose level over the past 2-3 months. An A1c test measures the amount of glucose that attaches to red […]

Behind the Scenes: The Design of Steady Health

How we designed a patient-focused location from start to finish The challenge in designing a modern clinic like Steady Health is to put together a space that has all necessary clinical tools but reflects a new approach to care, specifically diabetes care. While interviewing Chloe Blain, the designer behind Steady, she explains, “Our main goal for […]

After decades living with diabetes, Steve finally broke new ground

How CGM and a diabetes clinic called Steady Health changed his care Since his diagnosis in 1980, Steve’s diabetes care had remained relatively the same. He used finger sticks to check his blood glucose and a sliding scale to calculate how much insulin to use for each meal based on his current blood glucose level. […]

The wearable that changed my life — How a continuous glucose monitor got my A1C down to 5.8%

Please do not interpret this post as medical advice. Everyone is different and the changes I made might not work, or might even be dangerous, for you. Consult your healthcare provider before making any changes to your diet, medication or any other part of your routine. Update: I’ve decided to build a new company focused on […]