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Remote Glucose Monitoring with the Rightest Care App

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Remote Glucose Monitoring with the Rightest Care App

When the coronavirus upended the world in early 2020, many people around the world were restricted to their homes or their local area for months at a time. Not only that, but people were more conscious of their health than ever whilst many of us were simultaneously reluctant to go for checkups and expose ourselves to greater risk of contracting the virus. There was at least one positive note to emerge from the pandemic though: it spurred the uptake and advancement of telehealth.

Telehealth encompasses any form of healthcare that takes place remotely. This includes teleconsulting, tele-education/training, telemonitoring and more. Smartphones are being used for more tasks than ever before and apps tailored for healthcare are plentiful. Apps that assist with glucose monitoring and allow data to be shared (e.g. with clinics, hospitals, doctors, family members) may fall into the telemonitoring classification.

Many people with diabetes have been using blood glucose monitoring devices for years. Most modern personal blood glucose monitors come equipped with Bluetooth functionality. This lets users sync their blood glucose test results from their meter to an app on their smartphone for further analysis. This also proves much more convenient since it allows users to scroll through test results on their smartphone touchscreen instead of needing to painstakingly scroll through results on an LCD screen one at a time.

Many established manufacturers have developed apps for use with their products. Bionime is one such company. Several of its Rightest blood glucose meter (BGM) products such as Rightest WizMaxGM700SBGM280B, and GT333 are Bluetooth-enabled and can transmit results to the company’s Rightest Care App. This app is available for both Android and iOS and is featured prominently on the official website.

What is Rightest Care?

A Mobile App to Connect Your Glucose Meter and Smartphone

Using Rightest BGM allows people to get a glucose reading anytime and test anywhere they go. People often test across mealtimes, upon waking, and after exercise. The Rightest Care App assists users in understanding these test results.

At its heart, Rightest Care is a piece of software that acts as a personal blood glucose tracker. Users can take measurements with their Rightest Glucose Meter and sync these via Bluetooth over to the app where they are automatically incorporated into data analysis. Syncing is quick and easy and happens automatically whenever the meter is placed near the phone it is paired with and the app is opened.

A Hub for Glucose Data Management

Powerful, comprehensive data analysis comes packaged inside the app. Users can view and engage with their test data in new ways and form plans of action to manage their diabetes more effectively. Being able to view blood glucose tests as part of a wider picture of your blood sugar patterns, makes real progress much easier.

The Starting Place for New Insights

Getting good insights into your blood glucose levels and what affects them is key for learning how to manage blood glucose more effectively. The Rightest Care app helpfully shows users comparisons across mealtimes and over a full day, the percentage of tests in range at specified times, average glucose levels, a full listing of glucose levels, and more.

Want to start tracking at your fingertips? Download Rightest Care now on the App Store and Google Play.

What are the benefits of Rightest Care?

Compare blood glucose before and after meals over many days

Rightest Care App users can view their blood glucose before and after meals. Breakfast, lunch, and dinner can be viewed for every day of the week and compared at a glance.

Results are color-coded so they can be understood quickly: green numbers mean the result was in the target range set by the user; red means the test was outside this target range. There should be a rise in blood glucose following eating. However, too high a rise can be an issue. To help make things clear, Rightest Care underlines pairs of results:

  • Pink underlines highlight meals where the change in blood glucose exceeded 60mg/dL. This suggests the sugar or carbohydrate content of the meal was too high.
  • Blue underlines highlight results where the change in glucose failed to exceed 30mg/dL. In this case, the user may have had an unusually small meal.

Results averages 

The average blood glucose result for each time marker is displayed on a helpful bar graph. These can be calculated and displayed for 7, 14, 30, and 90-day periods. Users can identify which times of day they are seeing issues with their blood glucose and can see their progress over time.

Results in range

The percentage of test results above, below, and in the target range can also be viewed for each time marker. It’s encouraging to see how full the green “in target range” component of each bar can become!

Add detail to test results

Results on a glucose meter can have a status marker attached (wake up, before eating, after eating, etc.) but on the app so much more is possible. Additional details like notes, carbohydrates, insulin, and exercise have dedicated input methods. Users can even use their phone’s camera to add pictures of their meals. This additional detail can help remove the mystery behind unexpected results and help people experiment with their diet and diabetes management methods.

Forgetting your meter or having a non-Bluetooth meter isn’t a problem. Test results can be inputted manually.

Want to Share Glucose Data with Someone? Meet Rightest Care Partner!

Rightest Care Partner is a new app from Bionime Corporation. This app enables friends and families to follow and track your glucose values in real-time. Manage diabetes as a community through just a tap of your finger!

If someone you know uses the Rightest Care App, you can download Rightest Partner and they can share their data with you. You’ll be notified of new tests, high results, and results that are too low.

Currently, Rightest Care Partner is only available in Malaysia.

Want to see Rightest Care Partner launched in your region early? Let us know using this form!

Diabetes doesn’t need to stop you from living life to the full. Accurate results and affordable testing can make blood glucose management easier than ever. Come and find out what Rightest BGM can do for you!

About Bionime

Bionime was established in 2003 in Taiwan to improve help people living with diabetes by developing high-quality blood glucose monitors for personal use. Today Bionime is a leading designer and manufacturer of blood glucose monitoring systems. Accurate, affordable testing is provided by its Rightest Blood Glucose Monitors (Rightest BGM) which are designed for self-monitoring and clinical use and feature Bionime’s patented test strip technology. A Continuous Glucose Monitor (CGM) is in development and slated for release in Taiwan in late 2022.

Contact Us

Are you interested in working with Bionime, stocking our Rightest BGM products or pursuing ODM opportunities for BGM? Contact our Global Sales Director Andy Hsu now!

Email: [email protected].

Phone: 886 4 2369 2388 #6168

Mobile: +886 988210501 (WhatsApp/Telegram)

Skype/Line/WeChat: andywolf999

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How to Prepare for a Long-Distance Move

More than 27,059,000 people move each year, whether traveling across the state or the country. Regardless of when you’re preparing for a long-distance move, there are several things you’ve got to be aware of ahead of time.

We’ve created a checklist that you can use full of packing tips and other things you need to know, like the importance of hiring movers to aid in the big move. The more prepared you are, the easier and more stress-free the move will be.

Get ready to settle into your new home after you check out these need-to-know packing tips below.

Plan Ahead of Time

When moving to NY from California, you need to plan ahead. You need to do this to get everything in order, such as shutting off the utilities and turning it on at the new location before you’re scheduled to arrive.

The last thing you want to do is risk arriving at your new place and not having running water or working electricity when you get there. Another reason you want to plan ahead is that if you’ve decided to hire movers, you’ll need to coordinate the day they plan to pick up your items and deliver them to the new house.

Again you don’t want to arrive at your home and the movers not arrive with your items on the day you expect them to. Not only does this leave you without your necessities, but it could also mean you pay additional delivery fees that you’d not planned for.

If it helps, you could make a list of everything you need to do before you are set to move. We recommend making this list ahead of time so that you don’t feel rushed at the last minute to get everything completed.

Hire Professionals

Moving lots of items a long distance can be tricky, especially if you’re not used to driving a moving truck. Before you’re set to move, make a list of the best movers in your area.

You can do this by creating a list of mover names and estimates from your area. Ensure you have them clarify what you’re paying for because most rental companies provide a specific number of miles locally and out of state that could increase your overall rental price.

You’ll also want to inquire about the insurance needed to schedule movers to come and help transport your items. Ensure you get the estimates for each type of vehicle they offer.

When the move is complete, the larger the vehicle and the more movers you need, the higher the rental price. Once you’ve decided which moving company you’re going to work with, take the next steps to set your reservation.

If you’re making the appointment over the phone, ask the company to send you a confirmation email once the phone call has concluded. This will ensure you have tangible evidence of your appointment reservation just in case something comes up the day of the move where you need to contact the moving company.

Begin Packing Efficiently

When you move a long distance, it’s in your best interest to only pack the items you need and discard items you no longer use. The best way to do this is to take some time to declutter your home before you begin packing.

Make a pile of the items you need to get rid of, whether that means donating or discarding them accordingly. While it might prove to be a time-consuming process, in the long run, it will pay off when you don’t have to do these things while unpacking in your new home.

This is especially true if you’re downsizing and don’t have enough room to store all the items that you have currently in your home or apartment. Another reason to declutter your home is so that you can effectively determine how much packing material you need to pack, such as boxes and packing tape.

Check your local area for packing items because there are several places online where people want to get rid of their extra boxes for free. This can help you to save on packing expenses.

Forward Your Mail

When you move into your new place, the last thing you want to happen is for essential items to be mailed to your previous email. This means you need to take the steps necessary to forward your mail to your new address, which can be done online via the united states postal service website.

When forwarding your mail, ensure you list the names of everyone moving and the address of the new home. Then you will need to specify a date when you want the mail to begin being sent to the new location.

Along with forwarding your mail, you need to remember to change the address on other government documentation, such as:

  • Car registration
  • Drivers license
  • Voter registration
  • Insurance

When you don’t place your new address on these documentation forms, completing other things you need to complete after you’ve moved can become challenging.

When you’re moving a long distance, the last thing you want to do is travel back to your previous residence to take care of things that should’ve been completed before the move.

Preparing for a Long Distance Move & Things You Need to Know

When preparing for a long-distance move, you need to know several things, such as ensuring you forward your mail ahead of time. You should also remember to schedule movers and request estimates to help move your belongings from one place to another.

If you want to know more about this topic, continue to scroll through the posts in this section.

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