More than most chronic diseases, diabetes often requires behavioral and medication changes supported by frequent feedback and input from care providers. My Diabetes Connector offers a unique and personalized way to share and monitor blood glucose levels, keep track of medications, log blood pressure, track lab results, and build and maintain an exercise log. My Diabetes Connector also allows people with diabetes to invite individuals into their health-management support circle, and provides an interactive method for receiving feedback in the form of charts and graphs.
The software application for My Diabetes Connector was developed by MyCareTeam, Inc. and has undergone several years' worth of research, design and testing in collaboration with Georgetown University. "The ADA sees value in offering an online database management tool to our constituents, and we have worked with MyCareTeam to offer this solution to the broader diabetes community," added Dr. Kahn.
"We are very pleased that the ADA has chosen to offer our software to its diabetes community," said Jim Mingle, CEO of MyCareTeam, Inc. "Our research has shown that My Diabetes Connector is an invaluable tool in diabetes management and we believe this is a wonderful opportunity to have a positive impact on the overall health of the many individuals with diabetes."
My Diabetes Connector is the only diabetes monitoring application
available today that allows users to upload information from multiple
glucose meters directly to their computer, without the need for installing
additional software. Using a cable provided as part of the subscription to
My Diabetes Connector, this means that a person with diabetes can just
connect their meter to their computer and the data is uploaded
|SOURCE American Diabetes Association|
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