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2013-05-28 04:21:16

LONDON, May 28, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Vital improvements can be made to patients diabetes control, by ensuring a recent blood glucose history is available to their Specialist Nurse. Traditionally patients have recorded their results in a paper logbook but now the new app from GlucoMen is a fantastic alternative using Smartphone technology to ensure a complete and accurate record. The GlucoLog Lite app records all test results so that patients will always have...

2013-05-27 08:21:05

ESPOO, Finland, May 27, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Mendor, the Finnish diabetes technology company, is proud to announce its partnership with A. Menarini Diagnostics S.r.l, one of Europe's leading diagnostics companies in the field of diabetes. The agreement will bring Mendor's all-in-one blood glucose monitoring system to nine new European markets in the first stage as a part of Menarini's established GlucoMen product family for glucose testing. A. Menarini...

2013-05-07 12:30:49

Diabetes testing supply company demonstrates quality assurance through comparative research study CHARLOTTE, N.C., May 7, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Prodigy Diabetes Care (Prodigy) announced today that a recent study conducted by the Duke University revealed that the Prodigy AutoCode(®) blood glucose meter and test strip system is better than, or equivalent to, the leading brands in accuracy and reliability. The comparative clinical study examined the accuracy and reliability of...

2013-04-15 08:27:58

At rare, extremely high blood glucose levels (1024 mg/dL and above), the FreeStyle InsuLinx Blood Glucose Meter may provide an inaccurate reading ABBOTT PARK, Ill., April 15, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Abbott (NYSE: ABT) today announced it is initiating a voluntary recall of FreeStyle InsuLinx(®) Blood Glucose Meters in the United States. The company has determined that at extremely high blood glucose levels of 1024 mg/dL and above, the FreeStyle InsuLinx Meter will display and...

Johnson & Johnson Recalls Glucose Meters Due To Equipment Malfunction
2013-03-25 14:02:27

Brett Smith for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Johnson & Johnson has announced the voluntary recall of more than 2 million blood glucose meters due to a potentially dangerous malfunction when measuring high glucose levels, according to the company´s LifeScan unit. The recall will affect about 90,000 OneTouch Verio IQ units in the United States that fail to report a warning and shut down for meter readings of 1024 milligrams per deciliter and higher. “Our...

2013-03-06 23:02:59

A poll carried out by the DiabetesForum.com, an information forum for those with an interest in diabetes, has confirmed that the vast majority of diabetics still prefer basic blood sugar tracking methods. However, there seems to be growing interest in mobile applications many of which allow blood sugar levels to be measured and recorded on the move. (PRWEB) March 06, 2013 A poll carried out by the DiabetesForum.com, which offers diabetes news, help and support, has confirmed that the vast...

2013-03-05 08:28:33

Achievement marks key progress toward European regulatory trials OXFORD, England, March 5, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- GlySure Limited, developer of in-hospital continuous blood glucose monitoring systems, today announced that it has achieved ISO 13485 certification, the global standard for the requirements of a quality management system for the design, manufacture and distribution of medical devices. By establishing a quality management system that meets international regulatory and...

2013-02-26 08:30:05

SAN DIEGO, Feb. 26, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Tandem Diabetes Care®, Inc. ("Tandem") today announced that its t:connect(TM) Diabetes Management Application, the web-based data management companion to the t:slim® Insulin Pump, has been cleared for use by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA). The t:connect Application is a Mac and PC-compatible data management software application that provides t:slim Pump users and their healthcare providers a fast, easy, and visual way to display...

2013-02-07 23:00:14

ADW to offer free standard shipping until February 9, 2013. Pompano Beach, FL (PRWEB) February 07, 2013 American Diabetes Wholesale announces a 4-Day event in which customers will get free standard shipping until February 9th at American Diabetes Wholesale. The promotion expires at 11:59 PM on Saturday, February 9th and is applicable to all orders processed through the company´s website that have a delivery address in the continental United States. No promotion code is required to...

2013-02-05 12:27:12

INDIANAPOLIS, Feb. 5, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Adults living with diabetes in the United States reported highest satisfaction using Roche Diabetes Care's ACCU-CHEK products compared with other blood glucose meter manufacturers, according to the inaugural J.D. Power and Associates 2012 Blood Glucose Meter Satisfaction Study(SM). Diabetes affects a large portion of the U.S. population - 25.8 million children and adults or approximately 1 in 12 people.(1 )The study gathered responses from 2,681...