Martin Hensel

Martin is the Founder of SelfRx Media and editor-in-chief of Insulin Nation. He's a passionate about sharing knowledge with those affected by Diabetes.
Research of Type 1 Diabetes

JDRF bets that Pandion Can Help

We spoke with Anthony Coyle, Ph.D., Co-founder and CEO of Pandion Therapeutics which is located in Cambridge Massachusetts.  This interview was…

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Treatment of Type 1 Diabetes

Dexcom is Excited, and Best is yet to Come

How do you see CGM devices evolving? The foundation of our product development is that we want our products to:…

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Research of Type 1 Diabetes

Vaccine for T1D in Clinical Trials Soon

INTRODUCTION Virus infections have long been considered as a possible cause of type 1 diabetes. One virus group, enteroviruses (EVs),…

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Research of Type 1 Diabetes

Regrowth of Human Beta Cells for T1D and T2D

Effective Therapeutic Rate A combination of two drugs enhances the production of beta cells such that they proliferate at the…

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Treatment of Type 1 Diabetes

CGM Sensors are good and getting even better

CGM's are getting better.

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Living with Type 1 Diabetes

New T1D book: TESTED

Here is a good book for the new year!  It is sure to give you some great ideas on how…

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Living with Type 1 Diabetes

Are CBDs the Future of Pain Relief?

Bonita was born in Ft. Sill, Oklahoma and moved often as an ‘Army brat’. She was diagnosed with T1D at…

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Living with Type 1 Diabetes

Public School 504 Solution has National Appeal

Diabetes care within schools is not great Many schools are underfunded and cannot afford school nurses or use staffing services…

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Research of Type 1 Diabetes

Understanding Pancreas Cell Development

Prof. Dr. Henrik Semb who led the study explains his recent paper in Nature. Dr. Semb and his team have…

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Treatment of Type 1 Diabetes

Tidepool Loop Gets $6M Boost from JDRF/Helmsley

JDRF and The Helmsley Charitable Trust announced collaborative grant agreement to provide Tidepool with the funding needed to begin developing…

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Living with Type 1 Diabetes

A Mother’s Angst about her T1D Teen Daughter

Kathleen and Jed have two children. Jeniya was diagnosed with T1D at age eleven and 18 months later Treshawn was…

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Research of Type 1 Diabetes

Seraxis Islet Technology Aims for Practical T1D Cure

Islet transplants offer the hope of a permanent cure for Type 1 Diabetes.  After nearly six years in stealth mode,…

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Living with Type 1 Diabetes

New T1D Book: “Blood Sugar in Check”

Andrew Lawless has written a new book on how a positive outlook and mindfulness can help you live a better…

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Treatment of Type 1 Diabetes

The new Insulin pill breakthrough

Oral delivery of insulin has been actively researched for decades.  Injections are painful and inconvenient. People often delay starting insulin…

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Treatment of Type 1 Diabetes

Basal Insulin Management is not easy. These new tools could help

When people with Type 2 Diabetes start basal insulin treatment, the goal is to reach a lower fasting glucose target.…

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Living with Type 1 Diabetes

Child with T1D Commits Whole Family to Care

Tommy and Melodie Sevilla share the story of their T1D daughter Gracie’s diagnosis, treatment, and achievement. “Gracie’s leg hurt again.…

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Living with Type 1 Diabetes

You are vulnerable while hospitalized

Hospitals often use outdated care practices despite a large body of knowledge about the importance of glycemic management in hospitalized…

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Treatment of Type 1 Diabetes

Yes, you should share your CGM & Pump data with Tidepool

“Making diabetes data more accessible, meaningful, and actionable” is the Tidepool mission.   This not-for-profit organization began with a father’s…

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Research of Type 1 Diabetes

Leveraging T2D Drugs to improve T1D Therapy

Paresh Dandona, MD, Ph.D. (bio) has been passionate about blood sugar control since he became a Fellow in London in…

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Treatment of Type 1 Diabetes

Diabeloop Artifical Pancreas Closer to Release

Diabeloop has made rapid progress since its founding in 2015 and has achieved an important milestone with receipt of CE…

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