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AbledTech: Google's Blood Glucose Smart Lens

Laura Meddens

For anyone living with Type 1 or Type 2 Diabetes, the painful daily ritual of having to endure needle jabs in your fingertips to check your blood sugar level, the news that Google is working on a monitoring method that is pain-free is welcome news.

The Google X team has come up with a smart contact lens that can measure your glucose levels through the tears in your eye. It's still got a ways to go, but it's a great start.

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