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Medical Devices for Diabetes Management: The following articles answer key questions about the use and application of medical devices for diabetes patient care including:
– What do they do and how?
– What medical device options are available for diabetes management?
– When should a medical device be considered?

Pumps vs. Daily Injections: The Future of Insulin Delivery

New technologies have the potential to revolutionize diabetes care. But what are the advantages and disadvantages of insulin pumps, vs. daily injections? How widely will they be adopted, by patients with type 2 diabetes as well as type 1? What factors will make a difference for adoption – convenience, accuracy, costs? In November, we asked you to help us examine the future of insulin delivery and find the answers to these questions. Now we’re sharing all the results with you, so that you can see for yourself how your fellow members of the diabetes community plan on using CGMs, now and in the future.

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Is There a Future for BGM?

Guest Post by David Kliff, Editor, Diabetic Investor

With each passing day, it’s becoming more apparent that CGM will replace BGM as the standard for glucose measurement. CGM systems are becoming more patient-friendly, i.e. no calibrations, simple insertion, and cheaper too. The data provided by CGM is transformative, leading to improved outcomes. It is no longer a question of if this will happen but when this will happen.

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