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FDA Approves Diabetes Self-Monitoring Device


FDA Approves Diabetes Self Monitoring Device   US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention U.S. Food and Drug Administration glucose monitor FDA diabetes management CDC blood glucose meter American Diabetes Association According to the 2011 National Diabetes Fact Sheet, more than 25 million children and adults in the US have diabetes, a number which is only predicted to increase in the future. In response to these rising numbers, a new addition in the fight to manage this disease has recently been approved by the FDA.

PositiveID Corporation has developed a diabetes management system called iglucose, which melds mobile technology with traditional glucose monitoring, allowing patients to monitor their current and logged glucose levels via the same device.

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