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For Healthcare Professionals

This section contains information specifically for healthcare professionals that have an interest in Diabetes. To access this area you must be registered on this site and be logged in.

Services for Professionals

Under 18?

This section is for under 18's and contains a great interactive tool to help you and your family learn more about diabetes.

Managing Diabetes

- The interactive web tool for children and families. It may be helpful to look at this section with your parents at first.

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Listed below are links and summaries of news and information recently released by Roche. Please come back often for more information.

Media Contact

For media information about Roche or about diabetes care products and services, please contact:

Corine Verwey
Head of Regulatory, Quality and Compliance
Roche Diabetes Care
P O Box 1927
Randburg 2125
South Africa

phone: +27 (0) 11 5044600
e-mail :

22.07.2011 - Roche Diabetes Care South Africa launches new Online Platform for Healthcare Professionals

Current research shows that the internet is becoming a source of information of increasing importance especially to people working in the area of medical care. In order to provide healthcare providers with quick and easy access to important up-to-date information on topics relevant to daily diabetes therapy management and patient engagement, Roche Diabetes CareSouth Africa has now launched a new online information service under

20.03.2011 - Structured diabetes management can significantly improve overall glycemic control

An innovative diabetes management concept including structured self-monitoring of blood glucose (SMBG), data visualization, pattern analysis and derived therapy adjustments can significantly reduce HbA1c values, improve glycemic control and enhance patients’ quality of life. These are the key findings of the 12-month data from the Structured Testing Protocol (STeP) Study, newly published in Diabetes Care



03.01.2011 - Diabetes Alliance between Accu-Chek and Novo Nordisk


Effective from the 1st of January 2011 Roche Diabetes Care- Accu-Chek  and Novo Nordisk are proud to announce their alliance. This partnership between the two companies aims to improve the overall management of patients with diabetes through a comprehensive product and support package.Together, the 2 leading companies will be more effective at improving the lives of people with Diabetes.

 Now you are ready to pump

 Imagine a diabetes management system, whose components interact as perfectly as musicians in a band and fits in the palm of your hand. Discover our solution for a comprehensive diabetes management: The Accu-Chek Combo System.

 The Accu-Chek Support Kitchen Corner

Hungry to learn more about food and nutrition that’s just right for you? We have loads of great recipes, meal planning options to suit your needs and your everyday eating plan. Ask our “Expert”!

My Accu-Chek Support

Join My Accu-Chek Support to receive news and updates on Accu-Chek products, diabetes management and events.

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