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Revolutionary Diabetes Sensing Technology

Thursday, 8 March 2018, 11:30 am | Abbott

Freestyle® Libre gains expanded indication for people (age 4 to 17 years) with insulin dependent diabetes mellitus in New Zealand system measures glucose levels through small sensor on the back of the upper arm for up to 14 days, requiring no routine ... More >>

Abbott's FreeStyle® Libre Now Available for NZ Diabetics

Thursday, 6 July 2017, 9:37 am | Abbott

Improved Glucose Control without Routine Finger Pricks now a Possibility for New Zealanders Living with Diabetes More >>

NZ clinical trials give hope to cataract sufferers

Wednesday, 25 February 2015, 4:13 pm | Abbott

New Zealand surgeons are leading the way in cataract surgery outcomes with local clinical trials of a new cataract lens technology proven to give people with cataracts an extended range of vision and a higher level of independence from eyeglasses [1,2]. More >>

Social and Health Effects of Psoriasis

Tuesday, 27 March 2012, 10:05 am | Abbott

Social Isolation And Feelings Of Embarrassment Show That Physical Effect Of Psoriasis Is Only One Of Many Challenges Faced By Kiwis With The Condition WELLINGTON, New Zealand, 26 March, 2012 — Abbott today announced the results of the first Psoriasis ... More >>

Research Highlights Social and Health Effects of Psoriasis

Monday, 26 March 2012, 5:09 pm | Abbott

Abbott today announced the results of the first Psoriasis Uncovered survey,* revealing that the majority (94%) of New Zealanders living with psoriasis feel embarrassed about their condition. More >>