Smart watches. How to have your blood sugar always at hand.
In my aim of helping you get your children’s blood glucose information both on the watch they wear and on yours, I am going to compile in this article the information I have found on how to connect your smart watch to Nightscout and be able to Check your daughter’s blood glucose simply by turning…
Deploy Nightscout easily on Google Cloud for free
Original instructions of the xDrip team in this link. This article in English has been removed.
Microsoft Power BI. Analyze your glucose data and make data-driven decisions
Microsoft Power BI. Analyze your glucose data and make data-driven decisions (English translation of the article in Spanish: «Microsoft Power BI. Analiza, obtén conclusiones y toma decisiones basadas en los datos de tus glucemias.«) Thinking these days about everything I have managed to do thanks to technology, I think the basis of all this is that,…
XDrip. The most famous Open Source App used by the Nightscout community
Through this article you will learn how to connect the patched App that sends these measurements continuously to XDrip. At this moment XDRip is going to become an «Uploader» of the Nightscout ecosystem, allowing to visualize the glucose readings continuously in the App itself and send them to Nightscout at the same time. In Nigthscout…
The Patched App. We solve the mystery of how to create it!
A few months ago, when I started looking for technological solutions to get the long-awaited continuous measurements of the Free Style Libre 2 glucose measurement sensor that the Spanish National Health Authority gave us in Madrid, I could see in many forums that there people discussing about a mysterious patched Android App that worked on…
Diabox. The App that measures your glucose continuously and shares it via Nightscout.
What are we going to see in this article? In this article you will learn how to configure the Diabox App to capture the continuous measurements of your child’s Free Style Libre 2 glucose sensor and see them in the Diabox App. If you want to share the glucose measurement data with the rest of…
How to install Nightscout for dummies (like me)
As soon as I got home from the hospital, I started looking online for solutions that could help me to control my daughter glucose measurements and capture the data that the Free Style Libre 2 sensor sent to my mobile. This would allow me to have access to continuous readings and not have to swipe…
How to make your Freestyle Libre 2 a Glucose Continuous Meter (GCM)
Can we continuously measure glucose levels? I have started writing this post because one of the most important advantages we can obtain thanks to technology is obtaining continuous glucose measurements on our mobile phone, which prevents us from having to obtain this data by manually reading the sensor through the NFC reader of our mobile.…
Our Stay at the Hospital
We spent a week in the hospital. For our daughter Lucia it became like a century. However, I think it was necessary. We, new parents, and she, who had diabetes for the first time, the week in the hospital, where we were mainly taught to live with Diabetes, was fundamental for all of us. The…
Just to start this first post, regarding this crazy idea of creating a Blog to share my experience as a new father of a kid with diabetes, I would like to write about my first experience after the debut of my daughter Lucia last April of 2022. But First, I’m going to go to the…