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Just like your phone or tablet, Livongo's connected glucose meter will be able to receive software updates and bring along new capabilities.
Under the deal, Medtronic will be a reseller and distributor of Canary Health's programs, including its CDC-recognized Diabetes Prevention Program (DPP).
Livongo combines human support, real-time data, and technology into a diabetes management program that truly engages participants.
One-quarter of diabetic patients who use web-connected glucose monitors have hypoglycemia episodes severe enough to need assistance from another person.
The system includes an implanted glucose sensor that lasts up to 90 days, a wearable smart transmitter to calculate glucose levels, and a mobile app.
In the first phase of the partnership, Humana has made Livongo's diabetes management tools available to a select group of its members.
The app provides users with feedback about daily patterns of highs, lows, glucose variability (frequent swings) and test frequency.
Under the deal, registered users of the mySugr app will get the ability to automatically upload blood glucose data from the Accu-Chek Connect meter.
Weight Watchers provides a combination of face-to-face and online tools to help people with prediabetes reduce the risk of developing type 2 diabetes.