Animas Corporation offers innovative diabetes management tools designed to help patients enjoy greater flexibility and tighter control. Our extensive customized education programs and 24/7 pump support help put our patients on the right track for successful management of their diabetes, while our insurance processing team is here to help you get started pumping quickly and easily.
Disetronic Medical Systems is a member of The Roche Group, a leader in diabetes care and the manufacturer of ACCU-CHEK® products and services. We are one of the largest manufacturers of insulin pumps in the world and a leading supplier of infusion sets and supplies for almost all brands of insulin pumps. Disetronic has more than 20 years experience in pump therapy research, development, and manufacturing. Successful insulin pumping is a team effort by patients, healthcare providers, and product and service providers like Disetronic. We are dedicated to being an active and committed team member. We maintain excellent customer service providing online and phone ordering services for insulin pump supplies and our Pump Support team is available 24 hours a day, 365 days per year to respond to your questions concerning the operation of your insulin pump and supplies.
LifeScan has been committed to improving the qualify of life for people with diabetes since 1981, revolutionizing home blood glucose testing with the introduction of the ONE TOUCH® System in 1987. Always an innovator in self-monitoring, LifeScan launched the ONE TOUCH Ultra® blood glucose meter to make testing easier and less painful. LifeScan, an early sponsor of Children With Diabetes, is proud to be a sponsor of the Toronto 2009 Conference.
Medtronic is the world's leading medical technology company. For more than 50 years, Medtronic has worked to provide technology solutions to alleviate pain, restore health and extend the lives of people around the world. We pioneered insulin pump therapy in 1983 and continuous glucose monitoring in 2000. Since the introduction of our first pump system we have provided hundreds of thousands of people living with diabetes with new and innovative ways to improve their health and quality of life.
SPLENDA® is the top-selling no calorie sweetener that is made from sugar so it tastes like sugar. It's a healthy, great-tasting alternative to sugar that is low in calories and carbohydrates, so you can feel good about enjoying the sweet taste that you love. Sucralose, the low calorie sweetening ingredient in SPLENDA®, is not a carbohydrate and has been shown in studies to have no effect on blood glucose control or insulin levels. SPLENDA® Granular and SPLENDA® Packet products contain an insignificant amount of carbohydrate and calories per serving, so when used in reasonable amounts, should not impact blood glucose levels. SPLENDA® can be used almost everywhere sugar is used - in cooking, baking, and sweetening. It's suitable for everyone. In fact, SPLENDA® brand sweetener (sucralose) is the ingredient used to sweeten more than 4,000 foods and beverages around the world.
Novo Nordisk is a healthcare company and a world leader in diabetes care and biopharmaceuticals. Our aspiration is to defeat diabetes by finding better methods of diabetes prevention, detection and treatment. In Canada, Novo Nordisk leads the insulin market with the widest range of products and services for diabetes care. The company also supports health education that improves the lives and well-being of Canadians with diabetes. We believe that we can change the future of diabetes, so we are conducting clinical research into better treatments and encouraging young people to live healthier lives.
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