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4 TIPS FOR VIRTUALLY PAIN-FREE FINGER PRICKING

Lancing or pricking fingers is a vital part of your daily diabetes management. Finger soreness and pain were the most common reasons for people living with diabetes to refrain from regular blood glucose testing1. Lancing correctly with  Accu-Chek ® lancing devices keeps discomfort to a minimum. You can monitor more comfortably with these four easy steps:

 

Note: Always use a new lancet. 

Experience virtually pain-free2 testing with Accu-Chek lancing system. Accu-Chek Softclix and the Accu-Chek FastClix lancing devices use the Clixmotion® technology, which minimizes side-to-side motion for less skin tearing. What's more, each offers 11 customizable depth settings to help match your skin type and help eliminate blood glucose testing pain.

 

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1. Burge MR. Lack of compliance with home blood glucose monitoring predicts hospitalization in diabetes. Diabetes Care 2001 Aug;24(8):1502-3.
2. Kocher S, Tshiananga JKT, Koubek R. Comparison of lancing devices for self-monitoring of blood glucose regarding lancing pain. J Diabetes Sci Technol. 2009 Sep;3(5):1136-1143