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Diabetes Mobile Health

New diabetes-testing technology is revolutionizing the way diabetics can monitor and track their blood sugar

As any family affected by diabetes knows, monitoring blood sugar levels is a key way to reduce the complications of the disease. Having clear and precise data throughout the day will give patients a better understanding of their health.

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Two U.S. companies are now making it easier than ever to track glucose quantities via mobile technology. Telcare’s system allows for blood data to be transmitted to a secure server where doctors, family members or anyone with access can easily track a patient’s progress. Dexcom has designed a device that attaches to the body for continuous monitoring. Both companies claim their products can now help diabetics lead healthier lives.


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