Innovative diabetes blood glucose monitoring device launched

Mon 04-12-2017 20:56 PM

ABU DHABI, 4th December, 2017 (WAM) — Ascensia Diabetes Care, a global company dedicated to improving health and lives of people with diabetes, extended its world-renowned Contour range of blood glucose monitoring systems with Contour Next One at the International Diabetes Federation (IDF) Conference, being held at Abu Dhabi National Exhibition Center (ADNEC) in Abu Dhabi, on Monday, 4th December 2017.

Dr. Mohamed Hassanien, Endocrinologist – Diabetes Consultant, Dubai Health Authority (DHA), said, “International Diabetes Federation (IDF) is an internationally acclaimed exchange platform, attracting specialist in the field of endocrinology research, academia, medical practitioners, manufacturers and consultants to congregate and present their studies and learning’s in the field of Diabetes Care. Diabetes has been raised to the level of a pandemic the world-over posing numerous fatal health complications. It is imperative that through public, private participation relevant stakeholder collaborate, innovate new diagnostics, administrative and management solutions to combat the prevalence of diabetes.


Assem Abdulsalam, Head-Middle East Ascencia Diabetes Care, added, “Diabetes and Diabetes Management requires lifestyle discipline and regular monitoring as a preventive measure to fatal complication. Contour Next One is a new-age smart diabetes management system designed to integrate your blood-glucose meter to mobile devices through an application, simplifying the management of diabetes. The endeavour has been to provide compelling smart solutions and provides patients and individuals alike the convenience and simplicity in diabetes management, which Contour Next One offers.

The Contour Next portfolio offers highly accurate, yet easy-to-use blood glucose monitoring systems that all utilises the same contour test strip technology. A range of advanced features helps people with diabetes to easily incorporate blood glucose testings into their daily lives.

The conference will conclude on 8th December.

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