Person with diabetes finds open source and fixes her own insulin pump

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Dana Lewis is the 2018 Women in Open Source Community Award winner! Here is her story about how open source improved her health in a big way. 

Dana has Type 1 diabetes and commercially available medical devices were failing her. The continuous glucose monitor (CGM) alarm she was using to manage her blood sugar was not loud enough to wake her up. The product design put her in danger every time she went to sleep.

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