Abbott Diabetes Care, founded in 1888, continuously develops new and innovative products to reduce the discomfort and drawbacks of blood glucose testing. Abbott Diabetes Care designs, develops and manufactures several leading glucose monitoring systems and test strips for use in both home and hospital environments. The Freestyle Libre is one of their flagship products.
The FreeStyle Libre (FSL) is a flash glucose monitor system. It consists of a sensor that goed into the upper arm, and you can read the blood sugar value yourself with the accompanying reader or app. The FSL has been on the market for several years. With the FreeStyle Libre glucose meter, you no longer need to prick your finger several times a day to measure your blood sugar.