A Whimsical Look at Lancets

From lancets to continuous glucose meters,[1] diabetes devices are an integral part of managing the condition, and the technology for these tools has come quite a long way since they first came on the scene. Just how far? Check out Diabetes Mine for a whimsical look at the early history of lancets[2] from cartoonist Terry Keelan.

This blog entry was written by Web Editor Diane Fennell.

  1. continuous glucose meters,: https://www.diabetesselfmanagement.com/Articles/Blood-Glucose-Monitoring/continuous_glucose_monitoring_making_sense_of_your_numbers/
  2. whimsical look at the early history of lancets: http://www.diabetesmine.com/2012/02/sunday-funnies-the-first-lancing-device.html

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