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Oct 01, 2012, 12:01 ET

Roche Diagnostics ACCU-CHEK Combo Insulin Pump System Now Available in United States

Roche (SIX: RO, ROG; OTCQX: RHHBY) announced today that the ACCU-CHEK Combo system for insulin pump therapy is now available in the...

Jul 25, 2012, 10:09 ET

Roche announces the availability of its easy-to-use, small ACCU-CHEK® Nano meter offering fast, accurate readings within seconds

Roche Diabetes Care, makers of ACCU-CHEK® products and services, is pleased to announce the availability of the new, user-friendly ACCU-CHEK...

Jul 18, 2012, 17:15 ET
FDA clears Accu-Chek Combo system - Roche's new interactive insulin pump system for people with diabetes.  (PRNewsFoto/Roche Diabetes Care)

FDA clears Accu-Chek Combo system - Roche's new interactive insulin pump system for people with diabetes

Roche (SIX: RO, ROG; OTCQX: RHHBY) announced today that it has received clearance from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for the...

May 30, 2012, 09:00 ET
Glooko Launches the Glooko(TM) IR Adapter to Give ACCU-CHEK(R) Blood Glucose Meter Customers Access to the Glooko Logbook Solution.  (PRNewsFoto/Roche Diabetes Care)

Glooko Launches the Glooko™ IR Adapter to Give ACCU-CHEK® Blood Glucose Meter Customers Access to the Glooko Logbook Solution

Glooko, Inc., makers of an innovative diabetes logbook solution, and Roche Diabetes Care, makers of ACCU-CHEK blood glucose monitoring systems,...

Jan 11, 2012, 12:00 ET
The new Accu-Chek(R) Nano meter, which does not require any manual coding or code key device and is smaller than a standard credit card, will be available to people with diabetes in the United States in first half of 2012.  (PRNewsFoto/Roche Diabetes Care)

Roche Receives Clearance From the U.S. Food and Drug Administration for the New Accu-Chek® Nano SmartView Blood Glucose Monitoring System

Roche (SIX: RO, ROG; OTCQX: RHHBY) announced today that it has received clearance from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for its...

Dec 02, 2011, 10:19 ET

Kitty Castellini Wins Roche Diabetes Care's Diabetes Heroes' Torchbearer Challenge

Roche Diabetes Care, makers of ACCU-CHEK products and services, is pleased to announce that Diabetes Living Today® Founder, President and...

Sep 01, 2011, 14:00 ET

Roche Diabetes Care Celebrates Second Annual Infusion Site Awareness Week, Aug. 29-Sept. 4

Roche Diabetes Care, makers of the ACCU-CHEK® portfolio of diabetes management products and services, is proud to host its second annual...

Apr 06, 2011, 14:00 ET

Roche Diabetes Care in the U.S. Turns to Social Media to Promote Diabetes Education, Awareness and Advocacy

Roche Diabetes Care, makers of ACCU-CHEK® products and services, has launched dedicated Facebook and Twitter accounts to promote diabetes...

Feb 01, 2011, 11:29 ET

Structured Diabetes Management can Significantly Improve Overall Glycemic Control and Reduce HbA1c Values in Non-insulin Treated Type 2 Diabetes

An innovative diabetes management concept including structured self-monitoring of blood glucose (SMBG), data visualization, pattern analysis and...

Nov 11, 2010, 09:00 ET
Nearly 200 Roche employees formed a Human Blue Circle in Indianapolis to show support for people around the world with diabetes. Photo courtesy of Cameron Dobson, Roche Diabetes Care.  (PRNewsFoto/Roche Diabetes Care)

Roche Diabetes Care Forms Human Blue Circle, Supports Viral Video for World Diabetes Day

Roche Diabetes Care, makers of ACCU-CHEK® products and services, is showing its support for World Diabetes Day (Nov. 14) through two truly...

Aug 04, 2010, 15:00 ET

Roche Diabetes Care Announces National Infusion Site Awareness Week, Aug. 30-Sept. 5, to Foster Better Diabetes Management and Education

Roche Diabetes Care, makers of the ACCU-CHEK® portfolio of diabetes management products and services, is pleased to announce the inaugural...

Aug 03, 2010, 12:00 ET

Roche Diabetes Care to Announce Infusion Site Awareness Initiative at AADE Conference

Roche Diabetes Care, makers of the ACCU-CHEK® portfolio of diabetes management products and services, will announce an inaugural event to...

Nov 12, 2009, 13:53 ET

ACCU-CHEK(R) Launches Web Challenge to Bring a Little Fun to an Otherwise Serious Disease - Diabetes: the Born in the USA Meter Skin Design Challenge: Will Your Patriotic Skin Win?

Wouldn't it be great to design a skin for your ACCU-CHEK Aviva blood glucose meter and have it end up being a future ACCU-CHEK skin offering?...

Jun 30, 2009, 16:34 ET

Roche Diabetes Care Announces Unique Coaching Program for Diabetes Educators as Part of Long-Term Commitment to Fight the Disease

Program helps diabetes educators better engage and motivate their patients with the goal of more positive outcomes. Roche, the maker of ACCU-CHEK...

Dec 01, 2008, 12:20 ET

Study Shows ACCU-CHEK(R) Blood Glucose Monitoring Systems and Lancing Devices Are Least Painful

Roche announced today that a comparative study conducted to evaluate differences in perceived pain and discomfort associated with blood glucose...