Diabetes care has improved with many of the technological advances in the field. From improvements in insulin pumps and infusion sets to the implementation of continuous glucose monitors, technology is helping deal with diabetes easier than ever before. More technology companies are getting involved in diabetes everyday. In this section, you will find information on:
In-depth articles and comparisons of insulin pumps and their manufacturers, new and old. Learn helpful tips that will make your insulin pump experience a productive one.
Pump Comparison | Why Use A Pump? | Choosing A Pump | Today’s Pumps | Insulin Pump Features | Pump Life | Preparation | Problems | Future Pumps | Patch Pumps | Pumping Basics Slideshow | Advanced Pump Features Slideshow | Actual Pump Practices Study | Setting Insulin Duration
Although patch pumps applied directly to the skin are more available, most pumps infuse insulin from a pump reservoir through an infusion set. No single set works well for everyone. The type of set shipped with a new pump is usually one manufactured by the pump company and this set may or may not be the best choice. Fortunately, there are many alternatives to choose from.
Blood Glucose Meters & Monitors
View and compare the current blood glucose meters on the market. Also read about the latest attempts and technologies to new approaches to blood sugar monitoring.
Blood Glucose Meters | Continuous Monitors | Comparison of Available Monitors | Various Future Monitors | Improving Today’s Meters
Listing many new and previously released products. Free web-based programs and sites as well as software available for purchase.
See in-depth presentations about various diabetes topics, including advanced pumping, continuous glucose monitoring, insulin use, and more.