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3 Reasons Why You Should Choose Insulin Pens over Syringes and Vials


Administering insulin can be a challenging task. Carrying the supplies, keeping the insulin cool, getting the right dose, and enduring the pain of injection are some of the daily changes that one has to overcome when taking insulin. Choosing the right method to administer insulin can be a huge help in meeting these challenges. Available […]

GlucoCard Shine Connex Keeps Your Glucose Test Results in the Cloud

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Are you tired of writing down your readings in a paper logbook? Do you prefer to have your readings available any time on your smartphone so you can share it with your healthcare providers? If so, the GlucoCard Shine Connex featuring Bluetooth technology might be the right monitoring system for you. GlucoCard Shine Connex Blood […]

How to Discreetly and Conveniently Carry Your Glucose Tablets


Have you ever had to carry around big bulky glucose tablet bottles in your pocket when you’re out and about? Well, cheer up because PocketPod, a user-friendly, small and lightweight glucose tab case, has created a solution that makes bringing along a few glucose tablets very convenient. We all know all about the glucose tablets […]

Looking for a Diabetic Logbook? Look No Further


It seems as though digital methods of tracking glucose readings are exploding across the market right now, and that’s great for many people, but some still prefer to handwrite out their numbers. The problem, though, is that the massive explosion in digital apps and CGMs leaves very few options for those looking for a more […]

Libre 2 vs. Dexcom G6: What are the differences?


With all the continuous glucose monitors (CGMs) on the market, it’s only natural to wonder what benefits each product offers. For those wondering about the differences between the Libre. 2 and Dexcom G6 CGMs, keep reading! Similarities & Differences Compoents Dexcom G6 has 3 components including a sensor, a transmitter and a receiver, whereas the […]

5 Affordable Ways Technology Can Help You Manage Your Diabetes


If you’ve been recently diagnosed with diabetes, your doctor has told you that managing your condition is essential. Fortunately, there are a lot of affordable technologies available — from apps to continuous glucose monitors (CGMs) to smartwatches. As a result, you can stay motivated, feel confident, and keep track of your progress. Continue reading to […]

Small Changes Matter: How I Converted from Starbucks to Libre

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If your first thought upon seeing this article is that I am preaching to the choir, I hear you. I am not here to tell you another life-changing story, but rather share with you a small change that positively impacted my life and why it matters. At the end, you can judge for yourself. The Background […]

Reduce Back Pain While Working From Home With These Steps

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Working from home can be a blessing, but for many, it can also take a toll. Not having the right equipment or setup can lead to you working from the couch or bed, which is fine in small doses. When you don’t have adequate support, however, your spinal health can decline and cause pain, trouble […]

Blood Glucose Test Strips – A Step-by-Step Guide for Beginners


A diabetes diagnosis is not only going to change your daily way of living, but it is also accompanied by an overwhelming amount of information that may seem difficult to navigate. If you have started researching different aspects of diabetes, you have likely noticed the multitude of web pages that can offer you bits and […]


Jasmine using tickleflex less bruising

Jasmine is a young girl who battles diabetes. As part of her diabetes management she has to inject insulin on a regular basis because her body depends on it, she has no other choice. Apart from being a daunting task, injecting regularly with a needle gives her bruising. That all changed when she found TickleFLEX. […]

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