Abbott Labs Recalls Diabetes Test Strips Got diabetes?

Diabetes: 10 Deadliest Myths Worried about Diabetes? DON’T ALLOW Misinformation INCREASE YOUR Risk.. Abbott Labs Recalls Diabetes Test Strips Got diabetes? You should know that Abbott Laboratories offers recalled up to 359 million blood glucose test strips because they are able to give faulty blood sugar readings. What’s the problem? The recalled strips can give inaccurately low measurements. As a result, people who have diabetes may try to increase their blood sugar unnecessarily or fail to detect blood sugar levels that are dangerously high, according to the Abbott website.The study did note a problem for increased kneeling discomfort in patients due to the donor site for the patellar tendon graft that needed further scrutiny.. Admissions for drug abuse treatment in adolescents has risen, continuing a ten-year trend The amount of admissions to substance abuse treatment for adolescents ages 12 to 17 increased again in 2002, continuing a ten-year trend. These data had been released today in the Treatment Episode Data Arranged: National Admissions to DRUG ABUSE Treatment Services 1992-2002 by the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration . The new data show that the number of adolescents age groups 12 to 17 admitted to substance abuse treatment elevated 65 % between 1992 and 2002.