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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?

A Review of Insulin Errors

This week we have a review adapted from information provided by Novo Nordisk of the most common insulin errors which include: Clinician errors Self-administration errors Self-monitoring errors Improper insertion techniques Bad drawing-up procedure Insulin timing Using the wrong insulin Miscalculating insulin sensitivity factor Using an incorrect carbohydrate ratio Not checking …

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ADA/JDRF Type 1 Diabetes Sourcebook, Excerpt #21: Physical Activity, Part 3

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Sheri R. Colberg, PhD, and Michael C. Riddell, PhD Hypoglycemia Associated with Physical Activity Hypoglycemia risk. Hypoglycemia is the most common negative side effect of exercise, ranging from mild to life threatening in severity. The incidence of hypoglycemia during or after a single bout of moderate-intensity exercise in children and …

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Glooko

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Glooko, Inc. Free iOS/Android   Glooko can change the way your patients manage their diabetes. With the Glooko mobile app and the Glooko MeterSync Cable they can seamlessly download blood glucose readings. Data can now be easily annotated with lifestyle context, shared with you and other healthcare team members, and …

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