Tag Archives: diabetes

Pelikan Sun Lancing Device Pricks Fingers Painlessly

Beth writes: We got this fancy new lancing device for my 10-year-old son, who has Type 1 diabetes and has to check his blood sugar multiple times a day. Most lancing devices use a spring to jam a needle into … Continue reading

Glucoboy: Blood Sugar Testing via Game Boy

The Glucoboy is a blood glucose meter built into Game Boy Advance cartridge. The more a child tests his blood sugar, the more points he earns, unlocking mini-games. Perhaps it will be incentive enough if it’s the only cartridge they … Continue reading