7 innovations that are changing the way we manage diabetes, a disease that affects 371 million people worldwide

Business Insider article, by Lydia Ramsey.

“It’s been almost a century since researchers discovered a way to treat diabetes.

Since then, there have been a number of medical and technological advances that aim to make the lives of people living with diabetes — both type 1 and type 2 — more manageable. Around the globe, the group of conditions affects 371 million people worldwide, a number that’s expected to increase to 552 million by 2030

… [Livongo] added the capability for the monitor to receive software updates, eliminating the need for people to constantly upgrade to new glucose meters when the technology advances.”

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