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Depending on the type of diabetes you have and your specific needs, Medtronic offers therapy solutions that are approved for use for those as young as seven years of age.
You’re not in this alone. About 422 million people worldwide have diabetes.*
* World Health Organization website. Diabetes . https://www.who.int/health-topics/diabetes. Accessed May 21, 2019
Low blood glucose or hypoglycemia is when your blood glucose levels have fallen low enough that you need to take action to bring them back to your target range. This is usually when your blood glucose is less than 70 mg/dL. Some of the symptoms of low blood glucose include: feeling shaky, light-headedness, headache, blurred speech, perspiration, sudden mood swings or personality change.*
*American Diabetes Association website. Hypoglycemia (Low Blood Glucose) . http://www.diabetes.org/living-with-diabetes/treatment-and-care/blood-glucose-control/hypoglycemia-low-blood.html. Accessed May 21, 2019
By offering an array of integrated systems with optional continuous glucose monitor, for pumpers and people on daily injections alike,
Medtronic has a range of solutions tailored to your lifestyle and therapy management needs. That means less time focusing on your diabetes
and more time enjoying every moment of every day.
A blood glucose meter only provides a brief “snapshot” of your glucose level at a single moment in time.
A CGM system gives you a greater view of your glucose trends. CGM can provide valuable information at crucial points throughout the day.
Medtronic offers CGM systems for people living with type 1 or type 2 diabetes.