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Living with Type 1 diabetes is a constant balancing act.

It´s like doing everything in your daily life, while keeping a balloon in the air

Join the challenge

How to take part?

Every time someones performs a #BlueBalloonChallenge Medtronic will donate €5 to Life For A Child

Film yourself

Simply share a video or photo of yourself keeping a blue balloon up in the air.

If you dont have a balloon at home, you can either try our Instagram filter, or request a balloon to be sent to you by our partner #dedoc°

Post it

On social media using the #BlueBalloonChallenge and tag @InstagramUKI, @dedoc_org, @lifeforachild. We’d love to see your creative side, however you want to do the challenge is up to you!

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Our insulin management solutions

  1. Medtronic data on file. Pivotal Trial (Age 14-75). N=157. 2020; 16 US sites
  2. Based on the recommended MiniMed™Mio™ Advance and MiniMed™Quick-set™ insulin infusion set change every 2-3 days compared to 4 injections a day for 30 days