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It's our birthday!

It’s our birthday!

We love this time of year… the start of autumn, cosy jumpers, crisp fallen leaves… and it’s our birthday!

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You pulled our strings!

You pulled our strings!

It’s been a whirlwind few weeks for us, travelling Europe and making lots of new friends along the way. But now we’...

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Meeting the colourful world of Kaleido

Meeting the colourful world of Kaleido

I first encountered the Kaleido team back in 2015, when we met in a central London cafe on a rather dark autumnal e...

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Kaleido is Go Go Go!

Kaleido is Go Go Go!

Here at the Kaleido HQ we're dancing our happy dance. Over the last few months we’ve been working hard to hand out ...

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Needles, injections and a great life

Needles, injections and a great life

If you have diabetes, you're basically a walking information leaflet. Especially when you have the pumps and sensor...

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Christmas in the kitchen

I've always loved being in the kitchen, even as a child. For years, I baked large batches of sweet things such as c...

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Being a woman in a software world (working for Kaleido)

International Women’s Day: what does that mean for me? What does that mean for me as a woman working in technology,...

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Happiness

What diabetes has taught me about happiness

When I think of things that make me happy, my chronic illness doesn’t immediate spring to mind. Friends and family?...

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Diabeloop

Diabeloop + ViCentra = Exciting things to come!

We have something very exciting to share. ViCentra, the company behind us here at Kaleido HQ, have teamed up with D...

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Easter

Eggcellent blood sugars for Easter

Celebrations like Easter always involve food - tasty food, and a lot of it. The association between food and specia...

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Mother's Day

Happy Mother’s Day!

The 12th of May is Mother’s Day in most countries in the world. A day where we give our moms extra love, a present,...

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UKaleido

An update on our UK launch

Picture it:​ it’s EASD 2015, we’re in Stockholm and Kaleido bursts onto the scene for the very first time. We show ...

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Numbers Blog

When your days are dominated by numbers

I was already overweight at a very young age, and part of my life has been dominated by numbers ever since – mainly...

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Diabetes and parenting

Diabetes and parenting

There is so much about being a parent that aren't revealed until you are in the throws of it. You know the sort of ...

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Diary of a diabetes nurse

Diary of a diabetes nurse

My career as a nurse began 17 years ago. I like taking care of people and supporting them in difficult times. I tra...

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Kaleido and a perfectionist

After two months of waiting, the big day had finally arrived: 26 November, the day of my Kaleido training. That mor...

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How Kaleido tries to keep things simple

It was news to me that apparently there is a ‘Simplicity day’ and guess what, today’s that day! It seems life reall...

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Kaleido Wedding Special: Why Kaleido?

When I realised I would have to go wedding dress shopping, amongst the obvious anxieties and body image issues was ...

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Train

Like a bullet train

Believe me, I usually love to show off my Kaleido. I attach it somewhere on my upper arm, matching it with my colou...

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Kaleido Wedding Special

Kaleido Wedding Special: My fiancée and her T1D

When I first met Niki, I had no idea she had diabetes (not that it mattered to me of course). It wasn’t long before...

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ViCentra accelerates international expansion with appointment of new CEO

ViCentra, the company behind the innovative and lifestyle focused Kaleido insulin pump, today announced that it has...

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ViCentra announces Kaleido launch in UK

ViCentra announced today the UK launch of its Kaleido insulin pump system; the smallest, lightest and most flexible...

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ViCentra and Diabeloop announce European distribution partnership

Diabeloop’s comprehensive and personalized system integrates Kaleido patch pump for autonomous type 1 diabetes mana...

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ViCentra and Bosman renew distribution agreement for Kaleido in the Netherlands

ViCentra is proud to share that its distribution agreement with Bosman Medical Supplies, part of OneMed, has recent...

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Kaleido wins at the AVA Digital Awards 2019!

ViCentra is very happy to share that the recently redesigned website for Kaleido, our insulin delivery system, has ...

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Stuart Welland joins ViCentra B.V. as Chief Commercial Officer

ViCentra B.V. is happy to welcome Stuart Welland to join the company as their new Chief Commercial Officer.

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ViCentra B.V. welcomes Jorrit Kelderman as Chief Financial Officer

Jorrit Kelderman is starting as ViCentra’s Chief Financial Officer as of December 1st.

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Michael Webb joins ViCentra B.V. as Vice President of Manufacturing

ViCentra B.V. welcomes Michael Webb as Vice President of Manufacturing.

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ViCentra holds bloggers meeting at EASD conference in Berlin

The EASD (European Association for the Study of Diabetes) congress is a yearly get together of health care professi...

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Kaleido to fully launch for adults in the Netherlands

Following a successful pilot scheme at a small selection Dutch hospitals, Kaleido has now fully launched in the Net...

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ViCentra’s insulin pump Kaleido fully reimbursed in the Netherlands

Kaleido, the smallest and lightest insulin pump in the world, is now available to be fully reimbursed by all health...

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Kaleido wins at the Transform Awards Europe 2017!

ViCentra is delighted to announce that Kaleido – our hotly-anticipated new insulin delivery system – was awarded Br...

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ViCentra announces new Chairman of the Board

Leading late-stage startup ViCentra, a company focused on the development, manufacture and commercialisation of Kal...

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ViCentra and Bosman sign distribution agreement for Kaleido in the Netherlands

Here at ViCentra, we’re delighted to announce that we have recently signed an agreement with Bosman Medical Supplie...

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ViCentra appoints two new medical and scientific advisors

ViCentra, manufacturer of the Kaleido insulin delivery system, today announced the appointment of Dr. David Kerr an...

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Remmert Laan joins ViCentra’s Board

ViCentra today announced that Remmert Laan, President of specialist diabetes consultancy, Diabetes Insights, LLC, h...

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ViCentra Board announce change in management

In anticipation of the imminent commercialisation of the Kaleido insulin delivery system, the ViCentra Board are an...

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LSP leads financing round in ViCentra

LSP (Life Sciences Partners), a leading European investor in health care, announces its investment in the Series B ...

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Medical Device Awareness Card

My name is Rachel and my son, George, was diagnosed with Type 1 diabetes when he was eight, back in 2010. After 3 y...

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Kaleido Wedding Special: and so it begins...

Leading up to Friday 6th September 2019, I felt such excitement and a smidgen of apprehension all at the same time....

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What a welcome to Kaleido!

Having just spent the past week in Barcelona at the EASD conference, I can honestly say I couldn’t be working with ...

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Mental Health Day 2019: Dare to Share!

Research shows that when you have diabetes, your risk of developing depression more than doubles. In fact, some stu...

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ViCentra appoints a new VP of Research and Development and a new VP of Regulatory Affairs & Quality to its management team

October 1st, 2019. ViCentra’s new VP of Regulatory Affairs and Quality, Sophia Lam, is an experienced Quality & Re...

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Body image and wedding dress shopping

Kaleido Wedding Special: Body image and wedding dress shopping

So let’s talk about the dress in more detail shall we?

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My journey from Dia-BAD to Diabadass!

I was diagnosed with type one diabetes at the age of 6, way back in 1997. Most people make the assumption that beca...

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World Diabetes Day special: What Kaleido means to me

You're nine years old, and the paediatrician tells you that you’ll spend the rest of your life dealing with a nasty...

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