A GIS Day Map for World Diabetes Day

Today is World Diabetes Day. It also happens to be GIS Day so I thought a map (not mine) of new diagnoses would be in order:

Source: International Diabetes Federation Diabetes Atlas, Fifth Edition (Click image to visit)

To learn more about Type 1 Diabetes, please visit the JDRF.

Does Vendor Lock-In Increase Health-Care Costs?

Today is World Diabetes Day. I am a parent of a child with Type 1 diabetes (also known as juvenile diabetes). As such, my child is dependent upon insulin and will be until a cure is found. I am using my blog today to discuss the issue of interoperability (or lack thereof) of medical devices. Continue reading “Does Vendor Lock-In Increase Health-Care Costs?”