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OneTouch Delica lancing device

Monday, October 14th, 2013 | 0 Comments
LifeScan has also introduced the new OneTouch Delica Lancing System. Now nationally available, the OneTouch Delica lancing device and lancets have been specifically designed to work together and ensure smooth and precise lancing. In addition to the new proprietary thin 30 gauge read more »

OneTouch Delica lancing device

Sunday, October 6th, 2013 | 0 Comments
Lifescan_Delica The new OneTouch Verio IQ blood glucose meters with a software correction are now available in the UK and Ireland, following the voluntary recall of the meters earlier this year. In-line with local regulatory requirements, the OneTouch VerioPro blood glucose meters read more »

MIT research could end the need to prick our fingers

Tuesday, December 13th, 2011 | 0 Comments
Researchers at MIT are looking into using a spectograph to shine a near-infrared light on your skin and measures the vibrations to determine your blood sugar levels. This approach has some downsides. Most importantly, it measures the amount of glucose in your read more »

Better all round

Tuesday, November 1st, 2011 | 0 Comments
It’s taken a long while for lancing devices to catch up with the significant changes that have happened in other types of diabetes kit. This neat little number ticks the boxes – the SimpLance is called a ‘revolutionary new lancing device’ and read more »

Lancing devices and lancets (finger-prickers)

Wednesday, October 13th, 2010 | 4 Comments
The lancing devices (or as most of us call them, ‘finger prickers’) listed here can be bought alone, not just as part of the blood testing kit. Try not to be dismissive of lancing devices – some of them really are good read more »


Wednesday, October 13th, 2010 | 0 Comments
Things we use to monitor and medicate diabetes The diabetes management equipment we use can have a huge affect on how often or how well we use it, being directly associated with how often we blood test and inject. If you don’t like read more »

How to: Choose your diabetic equipment

Thursday, March 18th, 2010 | 0 Comments
Start thinking of your equipment as management tools. These will include your blood testing machine, your insulin injection pens, your blood test diary, and some means by which to carry some sugar (of some sort) with you, so you can address a read more »