Introducing Siren Smart Socks at Health 2.0 Launch!
September 30, 2016
Managing diabetes can be both overwhelming and challenging for many people. So, today, we're highlighting some of our favorite companies who are working to make care management easier. These companies are going above and beyond standard care to provide innovative solutions for people with diabetes.
One Drop Chrome is a sleek glucose monitoring system that is seamlessly connected to your life. The device itself is elegant, easy-to-use, and incredibly accurate. But, it's design features aren't the only thing that makes it amazing. One Drop has developed a holistic solution that includes personalized coaching and test-strips delivered straight to your door. The One Drop solution is designed to help you reach your goals, better understand your health, and live your best life. We love the support that One Drop provides to their users, and think that platform is incredible!
PlateJoy recently announced new meal plans for people who have diabetes or are considered pre-diabetic. When you sign up you take a brief quiz and then receive a personalized meal plan with recipes and tips. In addition, a number of insurance plans from Blue Cross Blue Shield will cover the system. We love that you get customized meal plans with grocery lists, along with advice from a nutritional coach.
Lemonaid Health makes it easy for you to see a doctor the same day, and get your A1C levels checked. You can talk to a doctor from the comfort of your own home for as low as $25. Then, if you need a prescription simply get it from your local pharmacy. You can also use their platform to get an A1C at a lab test near you. Check their website to see if they're available in your state!
MedAngel ONE is a companion for your medications. The device helps you keep your medications at the right temperature. The sensor is placed with the medications, and it continuously measures the temperature and communicates with your phone. The App alerts you when the temperature approaches or exceeds the safe range for your medications. It's just that simple!
Siren Diabetic Socks
Siren Diabetic Socks go beyond standard diabetic socks you might see in the store. The socks use a technology called temperature monitoring to continuously monitor the health of your feet. Apart from being seamless, non-binding, and moisture-wicking, the socks help protect you against deadly complications like foot ulcers and amputations.