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Abbott secures reimbursement listing for FreeStyle Libre system on NHS Drug Tariff, ensuring freedom from routine finger prick testing for thousands of people with diabetes intensively using insulin.
• Revolutionary FreeStyle Libre system allows people with diabetes to check their glucose with a small sensor without user calibration or routine finger pricks
• First-of-its-kind product now has full or partial reimbursement across 17 countries, including France, Germany and Japan
Abbott’s application was acknowledged by the Primary Care Reimbursement Service of the Health Service Executive on 6th February 2017. It will be considered in accordance with the Health (Pricing and Supply of Medical Goods) Act 2013
Ramadan is an important spiritual aspect of Islam. Participating in Ramadan if you have diabetes can potentially have health risks. However, with the right preparation and guidance, you can take part.