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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...


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omphalos
  • The navel or umbilicus.
  • In Greek archaeology: A central boss, as on a shield, a bowl, etc.
  • A sacred stone in the temple of Apollo at Delphi, believed by the Greeks to mark the 'navel' or exact center-point of the earth.
'Omphalos' comes from the ancient Greek.
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