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2014-07-03 11:56:28

The Lancet Insulin pumps are significantly more effective at controlling blood glucose (sugar) in people with type 2 diabetes who have failed to respond to the usual standard of care, multiple daily insulin injections, according to the largest international study to examine the safety and effectiveness of the pumps to treat type 2 diabetes, published in The Lancet. Type 2 diabetes is usually controlled by diet and medication, but most people with advanced disease also end up needing...

2014-07-03 11:14:23

Diabetologia A systematic review and meta-analysis of available data published in Diabetologia (the journal of the European Association for the Study of Diabetes) suggests that combined aerobic and resistance training, rather than either alone, is best for controlling both blood sugar and blood fat profiles among people with type 2 diabetes. However the authors stress that the strength of the results is weakened when studies with high risk of bias are removed, and thus more high quality...

2014-06-27 08:26:07

Distribution agreement reached with partner to market the Dario(TM)smart meter in Canada CAESAREA, Israel, June 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- LabStyle Innovations Corp. (OTCQB: DRIO), developer of the Dario((TM)) Diabetes Management Solution, announced today that it has entered into a strategic distribution agreement with AutoControl Medical Inc. (ACM) that grants ACM the exclusive right to distribute the Dario((TM) )Smart Meter, test strips and lancets in Canada. Dario(TM) is a...

2014-06-26 08:27:32

New Infusion Platform Combines Simple and Intuitive User Interface with State-of-the Art Information Technology and Adaptive Pumping System that Measures Flow to Improve Patient Safety and Workflow Efficiency AMESBURY, Mass., June 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Ivenix, Inc. (formerly Fluidnet Corporation) today announced that it is developing a groundbreaking infusion management platform designed to transform the infusion pump market by helping to improve patient safety and clinical workflow...

hackers breach medtronics
2014-06-23 04:25:26

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online The largest stand-alone medical device manufacturer in the world has revealed that hackers had successfully infiltrated its computers, and that it had lost some patient records in separate incidents last year. In regulatory documents filed with the US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) on Friday, Minneapolis-based Medtronic confirmed that it and two other large medical technology companies had been victimized by cyberattacks...

2014-06-20 23:06:47

ResearchMoz.us includes new market research report "Insulin Delivery Devices Market to 2019 - Simplified Pump Solutions and Low Cost Pens Represent Distinct Regional Growth Drivers" to its huge collection of research reports. Albany, NY (PRWEB) June 20, 2014 The report provides comprehensive information on the key trends affecting these segments, and key analytical content on the market dynamics. The report also reviews the competitive landscape, analyzes each segment’s...

2014-05-27 12:31:24

LONDON, May 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com has added a new market research report:Blood Glucose Testing and Diabetes Management http://www.reportbuyer.com/pharma_healthcare/diseases/diabetes/blood_glucose_testing_diabetes_management.html There has been a dramatic increase in the incidence of diabetes worldwide, which has been exacerbated by the growing obesity problem across the globe. Once thought of as primarily a childhood disease--sometimes referred to as juvenile...

2014-05-21 08:29:48

DUBLIN, May 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/vzwl7f/insulin_pumps) has announced the addition of the "Insulin Pumps (External) - Global Strategic Business Report" report to their offering. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769 This report analyzes the worldwide markets for Insulin Pumps (External) in US$ Million. The report provides separate comprehensive analytics for the US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific, Latin...

2014-05-06 16:33:18

SAN DIEGO, May 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Tandem Diabetes Care®, Inc. (NASDAQ: TNDM), a medical device company and manufacturer of the t:slim® Insulin Pump, today reported its financial results for the quarter ended March 31, 2014. For the quarter ended March 31, 2014, sales grew 48 percent to $8.1 million, compared to $5.5 million for the same period of 2013. For the quarter ended March 31, 2014, pump shipments grew 102 percent to 1,723 t:slim Pumps, compared to 852 pumps for the same...

2014-05-01 23:03:44

Most health plans consider insulin pump therapy medically necessary when patients meet very specific criteria. Despite the increased use of insulin pump therapy based on recommendations made by the American Association of Diabetes Educators, the American Association of Clinical Endocrinologists, and the American Diabetes Association, there is no official guideline for the initiation of insulin pump use. (PRWEB) May 01, 2014 Technological advances continue to increase the appeal of insulin...


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