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New breathalyzer ‘monitors blood glucose’ in diabetics

A scientist has created a novel noninvasive breathalyzer device that he says can monitor blood glucose levels in diabetics. This is according to research presented at the 2013 American Association of Pharmaceutical Scientists (AAPS) Annual Meeting and Exposition. According to the American Diabetes Association, 25…
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J&J Recalling All OneTouch® Verio®IQ Blood Glucose Meters

Johnson and Johnson’s LifeScan, Inc. unit is recalling all OneTouch® Verio®IQ blood glucose meters following reports that the device is failing to provide accurate readings at very high blood glucose levels. The company said it will be recalling and replacing more than 2 million of the units worldwide…
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Breathalyzer Device Identifies Glucose Metabolism Problems Accurately

According to a study published in the peer-reviewed journal Metabolism, a “breathalyzer”-like technology, currently under development at the University of Wisconsin-Madison, may help diagnose diseases in the future. The study shows a simple, but sensitive technique, that can identify normal and disease-state glucose metabolism by a fast analysis of exhaled air or blood…
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