"To all frustrated pod/strip users:I know this may be old news to many, but to me, it is as frustrating(almost) as the pods not covered by Medicare.I was aware of the issue with the "butterfly strips and FDA approval, but not too concerned…"
"And confusion abounds! I really hope all this is cleared up with the next generation pdm! I agree that it is Abbott's issue with poorly identifying which product works in the pdm. It also is unfortunate that no one can give a straight,…"
"My son feels that they are the same also and was going to do some side by side testing, but I don't think he ever did. There was a dad on CWD that was using them though and once he was told not to, he did some testing and found them to be very…"
"The Abbott people I talked to told me that the lite strips and the regular strips are exactly the same, and they only market two types so they get more shelf space. Even to the point that they roll off the same "assembly line" into…"
"Hey Jimmer - Here's my understanding: only the standard, square, not qwik-zip strips are approved in the pdm by the FDA. The new standard, qwik-zip, not lite, butterfly strips are comparable to the old ones and therefore work in the pdm but are…"
The Diabetes Hands Foundation and Diabetes Advocates Program is proud to announce and congratulate the members of DA who were granted scholarships to attend diabetes conferences in 2013! Thanks to a generous grant from Novo Nordisk, in 2013 we were … Continue Reading
El Centro Nacional de Prevención de Enfermedades Crónicas y Promoción de la Salud en el Estados Unidos encontró que a partir de 2002-2009, el 11,8% de los hispanos mayores de 20 años, que viven en los EU, viven con diabetes … Continue Reading