And the FDA’s heart grew three sizes that day…!
Well…in Who-ville they say
That the FDA’s small heart grew three sizes that day!
And the minute his heart didn’t feel quite so tight,
He whizzed with his load in the bright morning light!
And he… HE HIMSELF…!
No one’s getting these in their stockings yet, but the ice may be melting as approvals for new products and trials trickle through.
Jeffrey Brewer (JDRF) just posted a thank you to everyone who helped bring about the FDA’s Artificial Pancreas guidance approval (which covers requirements for in-home AP trials), and it’s quite the list: endocrinologists, diabetes organizations (AACE, ADA, AADE, Endocrine Society), Children’s Congress participants, Congressional members (see? – they did accomplish something this year!), grass-roots advocates, petition signers, and the T1D community in general. Likely that includes YOU. :)
As Suess would say – with everyone making a racket, the FDA heard loud and clear,