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Join the #BlueBalloonChallenge

For every post, Medtronic will donate €5 to Life for a Child

Join the challenge


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. 

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 @MedtronicDiabetesUKI, @dedoc_org, @lifeforachild. We’d love to see your creative side, however you want to do the challenge is up to you!

Stronger together

We believe in developing better care for everyone with diabetes, which is why we’re partnering with Life for a Child, #dedoc° — working together for a brighter future.

Let’s talk about diabetes.

We want to people to have an open and honest conversation about what needs to be done to improve people’s journey with diabetes.
One way we start these discussions is by partnering with patient associations to understand, educate, and promote diabetes care.