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FreeStyle Libre postcode lottery? Check your area

Friday, February 23rd, 2018 | 0 Comments
Before people in your area can get flash technology (FreeStyle Libre) on prescription, your local NHS leaders need to agree their own policies. Frustratingly, this will mean that the situation is different depending on where you live. Diabetes UK does not want read more »

Libre integration with Bigfoot devices

Wednesday, January 24th, 2018 | 0 Comments
Abbott and Bigfoot Biomedical have entered into an agreement to develop and commercialize diabetes management systems, integrating Abbott’s FreeStyle Libre glucose sensing technology with Bigfoot’s insulin delivery solutions. Under the agreement, Abbott will supply glucose measurement sensors for all of Bigfoot’s insulin read more »

Diabetes UK welcomes news of FreeStyle Libre gaining prescription status

Wednesday, September 13th, 2017 | 0 Comments
Diabetes UK has welcomed the announcement that flash glucose monitoring technology will be made available on prescription across the UK, calling the decision ‘life-changing’. Chris Askew is Chief Executive of Diabetes UK, days: “Today’s announcement is fantastic news: Not since the transition from read more »

Libre-ation as FreeStyle Libre gets NHS prescription permission

Wednesday, September 13th, 2017 | 0 Comments
Abbott has announced that its FreeStyle Libre flash glucose monitoring system is being given NHS approval and that it will be available on prescription in the UK later this year for people with Type 1 diabetes who intensively use insulin. This will read more »

My Diabetes Kit — The Grumpy Pumper

Thursday, May 11th, 2017 | 0 Comments
Twitter: @grumpy_pumper We can’t tell you his real name, as that would be breaking protocol, and we’d hate to blow his cover. This is the Grumpy Pumper, who has had Type I diabetes since 1995 when he was diagnosed at age 25. Looking back read more »

Libre Link UP for Android

Wednesday, January 4th, 2017 | 0 Comments
LibreLinkUp The LibreLinkUp is a free Android smartphone app. That works in conjunction with the free to download LibreLink app. Which can be used alongside or instead of your existing FreeStyle Libre reader. It is a mobile app that allows parents and other read more »

Competition Time! Win a FreeStyle Libre system starter pack worth £159.95!

Monday, October 24th, 2016 | 0 Comments
I’m really pleased to be able to bring you the opportunity to enter a competition to win a FreeStyle Libre Flash Glucose Monitoring System. As they say, the days of routine glucose testing with lancets, test strips and blood are over. To read more »

Follow the Libre

Wednesday, July 13th, 2016 | 0 Comments
Pharmaceutical and medical technology company Abbott recently hosted an event in Stockholm for a gathering of European bloggers, many of whom were sporting one of Abbott’s FreeStyle Libre sensors, as well as insulin pumps. The event was to bring news to the European read more »

My diabetes kit Lee Calladine

Monday, June 13th, 2016 | 0 Comments
Lee Calladine (in red) takes a leap of faith! Diagnosed with Type 1 diabetes on his 33rd birthday, Lee Calladine’s life changed totally on that day. He not only lives with diabetes but works in diabetes care as part of the UK branch read more »

Freestyle Libre sensors now available

Friday, February 5th, 2016 | 0 Comments
Abbott’s web-shop is now open to new customers. You can now order up to 6 FreeStyle Libre sensors at a time. The easy-to-wear sensors give continuous glucose readings which can be viewed on the sensor reader in the form of log-books, graphs read more »
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