Xavier Hames

The world’s first artificial pancreas goes to a 4-year-old boy in Australia

A 4-year-old boy in Australia,¬†Xavier Hames, just received the first artificial pancreas¬†device from Princess Margaret Hospital for Children, which will regulate his insulin levels for him. The hospital was where clinical trials for the device have been taking place for several years, and now it’s available for $8,100. This is big news for the many […]