October 22, 2008

Home Diagnostics to Report Third Quarter 2008 Financial Results on November 6, 2008

Home Diagnostics, Inc. (NASDAQ:HDIX), a leading manufacturer and marketer of diabetes testing supplies, today announced details relating to its third quarter earnings announcement, which will take place before the market opens on Thursday, November 6, 2008.

Home Diagnostics will hold a conference call on Thursday, November 6, 2008 at 8:30 a.m. ET to discuss the results. The dial-in numbers are 1-877-407-0789 for domestic callers and 1-201-689-8562 for international. A live Web cast of the conference call will be available online from the investor relations page of the Company's corporate Web site at www.homediagnostics.com.

After the live Web cast, the call will remain available on Home Diagnostics' Web site, www.homediagnostics.com, through December 6, 2008. In addition, a telephonic replay of the call will be available until November 13, 2008. The replay dial-in numbers are 1-877-660-6853 for domestic callers and 1-201-612-7415 for international callers. Please use account number 3055 and conference ID number 299963.

About Home Diagnostics, Inc.

Based in Fort Lauderdale, Florida, Home Diagnostics, Inc. (NASDAQ:HDIX) is a leading developer, manufacturer and marketer of diabetes management solutions. Home Diagnostics, Inc. offers a portfolio of high-quality blood glucose monitoring systems that spans the spectrum of features and benefits to help every person with diabetes better monitor and manage their disease. The Home Diagnostics, Inc. product line includes TRUE2go(TM), TRUEresult(TM), TRUEtrack(TM), Sidekick(R), TRUEread(TM) and Prestige Smart System(R) blood glucose monitoring systems. The products are available in more than 45,000 pharmacies throughout the U.S. Home Diagnostics is the exclusive co-brand supplier of blood glucose monitoring supplies for leading pharmacies including CVS, Rite Aid and Walgreens as well as national distributors such as AmerisourceBergen, Cardinal Health and McKesson. For more information please visit www.homediagnostics.com.

TRUE2go, TRUEresult, TRUEtest, TRUEtrack, Sidekick, TRUEread and Prestige Smart System are trademarks of Home Diagnostics, Inc. All other trademarks are property of their respective owners.