One of the biggest benefits of the Precision Xtra Blood Glucose Meter is the versatility that if offers those with diabetes. It is one of a select few meters that give you the ability to test both your blood sugar level and your blood ketone levels. This type of meter is extremely helpful especially for […]
Not too many people realize that those with Type 1 Diabetes, especially women, have a higher risk of developing an eating disorder. In fact, 2.5 times a woman without type 1 diabetes. Those are some pretty significant odds when you think about it. The challenges that managing type 1 diabetes puts on a person, including […]
The future outlook for two of the leading diabetes brands in the country, LifeScan’s OneTouch and Animas Corporation Animas Insulin Pumps, who is owned by Johnson & Johnson, is undetermined as of the beginning of 2017. With mixed 4th quarter results in profits and revenue, Johnson & Johnson was looking into evaluating strategic options for […]
We reached out to Margaret Eckert-Norton RN, PhD, FNP-BC, CDE to ask few diabetes questions and here is what she had to say.
Dexcom has been the leader in the continuous glucose monitoring market for many years. They always seem to be ahead of the game in terms of technology, and the newest addition to the Dexcom family is just that and more.
OneTouch, the leading brand of blood glucose meters and testing strips has a new line of meter that are paving the way for more convenient and smart testing.
Managing your diabetes should be a full time job with a nice hefty paycheck. From checking your blood sugar to counting carbs and everything in between, there are so many things that come with taking care of your diabetes. There are many people that don’t understand what it’s like to live with diabetes on a […]
Diabetes both Type 1 and Type 2 affects millions of people worldwide, so it’s not surprising to discover that even celebrities and their families are affected as well. Having diabetes is stressful and challenging enough to deal with so finding a light every now and then helps to make this process a lot more manageable.
Dexcom is the leader in the market of Continuous Glucose Monitoring. I say this as a fact because on January 12, 2017 when the Center for Medicare and Medicaid Services made the decision to cover therapeutic CGM’s, the only officially FDA approved for accuracy great enough to make dosing decisions from was the Dexcom G5 […]