Five To-Do’s for People Newly Diagnosed With Diabetes

There are ways to live with diabetes that allow for optimal health and relative freedom from complications. But to obtain them requires knowledge and know-how. It’s not unusual for a person who has been newly diagnosed with diabetes to be overwhelmed. It calls for a whole new lifestyle, including paying very close attention to diet, counting carbohydrates, exercising, and sometimes taking medication.  So it’s not

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9 Tips To Make Testing Pain Free

Did you know there are 9 simple steps that you can take to make testing your blood glucose a lot less painful? At the moment the only way to accurately check blood glucose is to take a blood sample from the finger (by pricking) and then check the resulting blood for glucose. Pain is caused by the penetration of the lancet into the skin when

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Free Nova Max Link Meter for Medtronic MiniMed Users

Attention, those who use the OneTouch UltraLink meter: You can now get a free Nova Max Link meter instead. This offer is being made because the company that supplied the OneTouch glucose meter has terminated its agreement with the manufacturer. If you are or were a Medtronic MiniMed user and want the Nova Max Link replacement, call the Nova customer care line at 800-681-7390.  

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