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    Professional Monitoring Blood Glucose Meter - Item Number 06-RE4051P-00EA - 1 Each / Each
    BISS (McKesson)


    McKesson


    List Price: $4.99
    Price: $2.84
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    EZSync USB Cable for Abbott Co-pilot Freestyle Glucose Diabetes Meters, EZSync002B
    PC Accessory (PureniteTech)


    PureniteTech


    List Price: $28.99
    Price: $28.99


    • This 5 feet EZSync cable is plug-and-paly and simply will work under Windows 10, 8 and 7 immediately without driver installation. Compatible with Freestyle Freedom, Freestyle Lite, Freestyle Freedom lite and Freestyle flash glucose meters. Hard over-molded plastic on both ends, cable itself has reinforced stress points, durable but flexible
    • Superior smart controller circuit over-molded inside the USB housing. Superior smart controller circuit over-molded inside the USB housing. Super easy driver installation and no driver CD needed, latest driver software always can be downloaded directly from Internet.
    • Same specification as EZSync002 cable with transparent USB housing and a pair of blue/red LEDs showing the data traffic so you know the cable working status. One-year manufacturer warranty and three-month no hassle return and full refund.
    • Compatible with Windows 10, Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows Vista and Windows XP, Windows 98, Android, Linux, Windows ME.NET(4.2 or greater). Doesn't work with Auto-assist on Mac. Only works with Carelink on Mac platform.
    • This cable is not designed or manufactured by Abbott laboratories. Work with Freestyle meters and Freestyle® Copilot Health Management System to download, manage and report data. This cable doesn't work with Diasend, Tconnect and Freestyle Auto-Assist. It works with Freestyle Co-pilot, Carelink and SiDiary on Windows platform.

MagnaCare Announces Partnership with Telcare, Developers of Only Wireless ...

Through this partnership, MagnaCare's clients will be among the first in the native land to receive the Telcare BGM(R), the first-ever wireless-enabled blood glucose meter. The Telcare BGM(R) automatically transmits readings to an FDA-cleared,

iHealth Previews iPhone-Connected Blood Glucose Monitor

iHealth Previews iPhone-Connected Blood Glucose Monitor Diabetics will pronto be able to measure their blood glucose levels directly on an iPhone, iPod Take advantage of land or iPad thanks to the iHealth Smart GlucoMeter previewed at CES. A insignificant interface unit attaches to the Apple dock connector. An bustle-standard test

CES 2012: Measure Your Blood Sugar, Wirelessly

A wireless glucose meter reached the semi-finals in the “Last Machine Standing” competition at CES, showcasing the growing consumer beg of mobile health devices. Want more CES 2012 coverage? Sign in out our roundup of the best gadgets at the show.

iHealth Lab plans to offer iPad glucose meter

iHealth Lab plans to offer iPad glucose meter iHealth Lab announced more than decent the glucose meter: It also unveiled a Bluetooth-enabled version of its Blood Pressure Repair and a new design for its Wireless Body Fat Scale. The company expects to on shipping each of the three devices during

On the third day of Christmas life science gave to me…insulin pens

The result of three years R&D, the InsulCheck Connect automatically collects and records insulin pen usage and behaviour data to improve diabetes management and lead to more positive health outcomes.

Meanwhile London-based health start-up Patients Pending announced its new product, a Bluetooth-enabled dose capture cap that the company hopes will provide data and more automated care for diabetic patients. 

The device is compatible with leading insulin pens and aims to give patients and caregivers data such as personalised dosing support, coaching and patient/clinical communication.

Currently less than 1% of diabetes patients have access to their health data. Patients Pending hopes that its new device will make living with the disease simpler, safer and more balanced. The device is now in its final phase of research and development.

CEO and co-founder John Sjölund, who has been living with Type 1 diabetes for over 30 years said: “When insulin and continuous blood glucose data are combined on a smartphone, the resulting possibilities of providing individually personalised dosing and behaviour recommendations - at the right time – is game-changing.”

Why do glucose meter results vary up 50 and 80 points when tests are done less then a minute apart?

My son is Type 1. We are having significant variations with the glucose meter. For example, he gets a reading of 21, retests within one minute and gets a reading of 75. Sometimes we retest using two different meters. Anyone else has had issues like


The manufacture rep of our meters and our diabetes educator said that meter readings can range 15% either higher or lower than the real blood sugar and still be considered in range by the meter reading. Remember to run your controls with each new bottle


Make sure the test strips are not too old. they get old after about a month of first opening.

Make sure his hands are clean and dry.

If using alcohol pads, make sure the alcohol is dry before pricking the finger.

Why so many free blood glucose meter give-aways?

I understand why the manufacturers give away the meters, because they make their money off the test strips. But why is everybody else promoting the meters and giving them away, from doctors to nurses, to diabetes educators? Do the health care providers


In a round about way, they get paid. They provide the meters to the patients, and the patients then buy the strips, just like you said. Pharmaceutical companies used to send docs on expensive tropical vacations for promoting and prescribing their products


Yes they do. They receive trips cars money, etc.


In a round about way, they get paid. They provide the meters to the patients, and the patients then buy the strips, just like you said. Pharmaceutical companies used to send docs on expensive tropical vacations for promoting and prescribing their products