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Diabetic Smart Sock Startup Siren Raises $3.4M in Seed Funding

Amputations resulting from diabetic ulcers and infections are one of the most serious complications of diabetes, costing the U.S. healthcare […]

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New DexCom CGM System Receives FDA Clearance Ahead of Schedule

From the FDA’s landmark clearance of Medtronic’s continuous glucose monitoring (CGM) system to Fitbit’s announcement that their new smartwatch would […]

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FDA Approves Medtronic’s Guardian Connect CGM

Medtronic, the maker of Medtronic, the first FDA-approved continuous glucose monitor and insulin dosage system, announced Monday that they had […]

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Study Finds Coaching App Sweetch Helps Patients with Prediabetes Lower Hba1C Levels

  In a recent study, researchers at John Hopkins found that patient with prediabetes who used the lifestyle coaching app […]

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WellDoc and Samsung Health Partner to Provide B2C Access to Welldoc’s Platform

Diabetes management platform WellDoc and mobile application Samsung Health announced Tuesday that they had partnered to provide consumers with direct access […]

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Medtronic Gets FDA Approval for Upper Arm Glucose Monitoring

Minnesota-based medical device manufacturer Medtronic announced Monday that the Guardian Sensor 3, their continuous blood glucose monitor, had received FDA […]

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Better Therapeutics, Formerly FareWell, Reduces HbA1c Levels in Small Study

Digital health Startup FareWell announced Thursday that it was changing its name to Better Therapeutics as the company pivoted away from digital […]

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Telehealth Startup Virta Health Releases First Year Results of Type II Diabetes Study

Nutrition and diabetes management telehealth startup Virta Health, launched last March, has announced the publication of the 1-year results of […]

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Cardiogram’s DeepHeart App Can Detect Diabetes

Cardiogram released a new study Wednesday that demonstrated the ability of its DeepHeart app to use data gathered from wearables […]

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Solera Health to Offer WellDoc’s BlueStar Diabetes Management Platform

Chronic disease management marketplace Solera Health and digital health provider Welldoc announced Wednesday that they had partnered to offer WellDoc’s […]

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