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A finer point

A new ultra-fine 5mm pen needle with five-bevel comfort has been introduced by BD Becton Dickinson) for injecting insulin in Australia. BD says an extra thin wall, or cannula, improves the flow rate of insulin for a faster injection, and the design of a new needle tip reduces penetration force …

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Access to cheaper diabetes products

More than 600,000 people with diabetes can access cheaper products that help them manage their diabetes following the government’s changes to the National Diabetes Services Scheme (NDSS). From December 1, patients will save up to $126 per year on the cost of already subsidised items listed on the NDSS such …

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