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Kit that’s coming soon: Dexcom G6

Monday, June 11th, 2018 | 0 Comments
The next generation of Dexcom sensor builds on the company’s existing CGM capability. It is being argued that Dexcom’s latest G6 sensors could convert CGM unbelievers into believers. Due to arrive in the UK in the next few weeks, the company believes read more »

Sensor Adventure: a look at CGM and Flash glucose monitoring sensors

Thursday, October 19th, 2017 | 0 Comments
Model wears Dexcom CGM sensor and reader. What is CGM? Simply standing for continuous glucose monitoring, CGM has taken a long time to be truly appreciated. Considered expensive, only with increased usage by both HCPs becoming familiar with the technology as well as read more »

Eversense implantable CGM gains CE mark

Wednesday, September 20th, 2017 | 0 Comments
Roche’s Accu-Chek brand is bringing Senseonic’s Eversense CGM to the UK and other countries in Europe shortly, having gained CE clearance last week (14 September 2017). A recent survey of 17,317 Type 1 diabetes (T1D) individuals in the American-based T1D Exchange registry reported read more »

NICE guidance FreeStyle Libre for glucose monitoring

Wednesday, July 5th, 2017 | 0 Comments
NICE has developed a medtech innovation briefing (MIB) on FreeStyle Libre for glucose monitoring. Published date: 4 July 2017. These guidelines have come prior to news of FreeStyle Libre becoming available on UK formulary (i.e. available on prescription). Something that Abbott, the read more »

Proof of positive impact of CGM for diabetics on injections

Monday, January 30th, 2017 | 0 Comments
The DIaMonD study (Multiple Daily Injections and Continuous Glucose Monitoring in Diabetes) is the first-of-its-kind study that demonstrates the impact of CGM on A1C and hypoglycemia in participants on a multiple daily injection insulin regimen. Published 24 January in Journal of the American read more »

Dexcom G5 Mobile CGM app

Monday, January 23rd, 2017 | 0 Comments
Dexcom G5 Mobile CGM app Dexcom G5 Mobile Continuous Glucose Monitoring System is comprised of a sensor worn on the body. A transmitter on this sensor and a smartphone app (or you can use the CGM receiver). Either choice of display will display read more »

Implantable diabetes technology is here!

Tuesday, March 1st, 2016 | 0 Comments
OK, well maybe not quite here yet, but it is undergoing extensive tests now, so it will be with us shortly. Taking continuous glucose monitoring (CGM) onto a new level, not only does this new kit last longer, it’s tucked away out read more »

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 »

New Generation CGM from Medtronic

Tuesday, March 25th, 2014 | 0 Comments
There is now a New Generation of Medtronic’s Enlite sensor and now you can get them as a single unit, instead of a pack of five. This generation now features increased comfort with improved adhesive to reduce the likelihood of skin irritation. read more »

Use kit to hit hypos

Monday, January 23rd, 2012 | 0 Comments
You can make better use your diabetes kit to help you avert hypos. For example, the Accu-Chek Aviva Expert, as well as being a blood test meter, is also a bolus advisor system for people on multiple daily injections. In an online read more »
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