LabStyle Dario turns your smartphone into a diabetes monitor

dario diabetes monitorSaturday November 14th is World Diabetes Day 2015 and LabStyle have launched their sophisticated Dario diabetes system in the UK which allows Type 1 and Type 2 diabetics to test their blood sugar via their mobile device.

The Dario is an easy-to-use monitor that connects to your smartphone and will automatically log blood sugar levels on the Dario app, keeping the user informed and their loved ones reassured.

This pocket-sized solution, which is compatible with iOS and Android, records your entire diabetes history to indicate how your sugars change, count your carbs, log your meals and keep a food database.

It gives actionable insights, calculates AIC levels, and can even share the information so that you can keep family and caregivers in the loop, thus alerting them of potentially life-threatening changes.

dario smartphone diabetes testYou just have to plug in the Dario Meter which connects directly to your mobile device without the need for additional cables. The glucose meter easily plugs into your phone’s headphone socket

You will get your entire blood glucose metering process in just 6 seconds from a tiny blood sample.

The pocket-sized Dario All in One (£24.99) package includes blood glucose meter, lancing device and storage for test strips (available through the NHS) (World Diabetes Day offer – £9.95).

Compact Dario Lite (£14.95) includes blood glucose meter.

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