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NICE advice on Medtronic MiniMed 640g with SmartGuard to prevent hypos

Monday, February 15th, 2016 | 0 Comments
February 2016: NICE has developed a medtech innovation briefing (MIB) on MiniMed 640G system with SmartGuard for managing blood glucose levels in people with type 1 diabetes relating to preventing hypos. The MiniMed 640G integrated sensor-augmented pump therapy system with SmartGuard is a read more »

An NHS deputy procurement director talks about funding for insulin pumps for people with diabetes

Wednesday, February 3rd, 2016 | 0 Comments
Wayne Sexton has Type 1 diabetes and is on an insulin pump. He’s also the deputy director of Procurement at a large London hospital Trust which is a centre of excellence for pumps, although he attends a diabetes clinic in another Trust read more »

Medtronic on the move

Sunday, November 8th, 2015 | 0 Comments
insulin pump therapy and other Medtronic MiniMed productsread more »

Medtronic i-Port Advance injection aid

Wednesday, November 4th, 2015 | 0 Comments
The Medtronic i-Port Advance injection aid is a small injection port worn on the body that users inject into instead of injecting directly into the skin. It’s aimed at people on insulin who want to minimise the intrusion of injecting on daily read more »

Award-winning Unifine Pentips Plus for insulin pen users

Friday, October 23rd, 2015 | 0 Comments
Owen Mumford’s pen needles were award-winnning for leading medical device manufacturer Owen Mumford. The needs of insulin pen users, along with adapting to healthcare concerns were at the centre of its medical device design. Compliance (taking injections as agreed with medical advisors) read more »

Insulin patches and other new ways to deliver insulin into diabetics

Wednesday, July 29th, 2015 | 0 Comments
Enzyme nano capsules, smart sponges and insulin patches. What’s going on? The proposed insulin patch. An article entitled, Glucose-Responsive Microgels Integrated with Enzyme Nanocapsules for Closed-Loop Insulin Delivery, was published by the American Chemical Society in 2013. It was written by Dr Zhen Gu, read more »

Making a point with GlucoRx insulin pen needles

Friday, November 7th, 2014 | 0 Comments
 The GlucoRx range of pen needles come in a complete size range (4mm, 5mm, 6mm, 8mm, 10mm, 12mm). They provide a virtually pain free injection, using Maxflow technology. They have a universal fit on all leading insulin pen delivery devices including: Eli read more »

Latest issue — year in review

Monday, September 1st, 2014 | 0 Comments
Our latest issue is a compendium of the last 12 months of features in Desang’s online magazine, from new insulin pumps to top tips for sleeping better, and from personalising your diabetes kit, to how to handle needlephobia and how to treat read more »

Diabetes news update in latest issue of Desang online magazine

Friday, August 1st, 2014 | 0 Comments
Our latest issue is out with a feature-length look at current diabetes news including diabetes products, diabetes research, and diabetes events. There’s also our regular food news pages, plus our Making Carbs Count section is on figs. Open publication read more »

Insupen 33G insulin pen needle

Thursday, July 10th, 2014 | 0 Comments
One way to minimize the anxiety of injecting is to put your mind at rest beforehand that it’s not going to hurt. Insupen 33G is the only pen needle which boasts a diameter of just 0.20 mm along its entire length. The read more »

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