June 27, 2011

Abbott Diabetes Care reported Friday that a shipment of blood-glucose monitoring products was reported stolen from a shipping carrier facility in Louisville, Ky., on June 19.

June 26, 2011

Nipro Diagnostics is building around its co-branded blood-glucose meter with a line of glucose-control products, including its TruePlus glucose shot.

May 24, 2011

Reps. Aaron Schock, R-Ill., and Peter Welch, D-Vt., on Monday introduced legislation that would exempt community pharmacies with less than 10 locations from having to participate in Medicare competitive acquisition programs and pricing when it comes to the sale of blood-glucose meters and supplies.

April 25, 2011

Comparison shopping across blood-glucose meters couldn’t be easier than at Walgreens. Pictured here at a store just outside of Baltimore, customers can hold and feel the individual monitors and review individual bullet points as part of this pull-box display. Located just outside the pharmacy waiting area, the display also is ideal for quick and easy pharmacist recommendations. 


February 17, 2011

Perrigo on Thursday announced that it has entered into an exclusive agreement with AgaMatrix to sell and distribute blood-glucose monitors and test strips in the U.S. store-brand channel.

January 31, 2011

Comparison shopping across blood-glucose meters couldn’t be easier than at Walgreens.

January 4, 2011

The magazine of the American Diabetes Association has released its annual consumer guide in its January issue.

November 7, 2010

The developer of a wireless mobile application designed to help manage diabetes announced that its...

November 7, 2010

Two companies announced the integration of their respective programs to develop an end-to-end wireless diabetes...

October 20, 2010

In line with American Diabetes Month, one drug store chain is offering its diabetes patients...

October 10, 2010

Bionime this summer received the parent-tested, parent-approved seal of approval from PTPA Media, a designation...

September 12, 2010

Kmart Pharmacy is hosting its semi-annual diabetes education day on Wednesday at Kmart locations nationwide....

June 21, 2010

The nation's largest retailer has teamed up with a drug company to provide an affordable...

June 9, 2010

Bayer on Wednesday received a silver Medical Design Excellence Award for its Countour USB meter,...

June 1, 2010

A maker of blood-glucose meters, infusion pumps and other diabetes management tools was awarded by...

May 23, 2010

The Food and Drug Administration approved blood-glucose test strips from Abbott....

May 10, 2010

CVS/pharmacy is stepping up to the battle against diabetes by expanding its loyalty program to...

May 5, 2010

Cellnovo, a London-based medical device company, and Home Diagnostics, a leader in diabetes products, on...

March 22, 2010

PositiveID has filed nonprovisional patent application for its iGlucose system with the U.S. Patent and...

March 16, 2010

PositiveID has published a white paper that describes the health and economic burden of diabetes...

February 28, 2010

As many baby boomers become caregivers, retail pharmacy has responded with a greater focus on durable medical equipment; Carex Health Brands has revamped its online presence at Carex.com in an effort to appeal to more caregivers; and complete wireless management of health conditions through such products as blood glucose meters, blood pressure monitors, weight scales and pedometers moved on step closer to reality at the beginning of the year with the Continua Health Alliance's announcement of its first end-to-end connected health solution based on the Continua architecture.

February 17, 2010

PositiveID on Wednesday acquired the intellectual property rights and assets of Easy Check Medical Diagnostics...

February 11, 2010

Advertisements on television for drugs have become ubiquitous, but some drug makers are looking for...

September 27, 2009

It’s not wireless, but that doesn’t necessarily matter — the significance of a product like...