Pretty in Pink: The New UltraMini Meter

Editor's Note: Please be sure that you read this meter right side up, as many numbers can be read upside down: For example, 102 becomes 201 upside down, and 182 becomes 281. We don't want you to accidentally take too much insulin based upon an upside down reading!

OneTouch UltraMini

| Oct 5, 2007

Want a meter that matches your ensemble of the day? LifeScan has the very thing. Now you can get their OneTouch UltraMini blood glucose meter in pink, black, silver, or green.

Picking your own color, according to a color consultant featured on the meter's website, makes you feel powerful and conveys a positive statement about you. Green, she reports, is a "sacred color of life-sustaining vegetation."

Pink is "a happy and healthy" color; silver communicates hi-tech; and black is the power color. Get the whole set, and you can pick the one that matches your mood of the day.

If you're feeling lucky, visit and enter to win one of 10,000 free meters in the color of your choice.

A hundred of the meter winners will also get an iPod nano in their favorite color, preloaded with educational diabetes-related podcasts. Now all you need are some new shoes.

Source: LifeScan

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