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FreeStyle Libre Australian stories

Hear directly from our FreeStyle Libre community – see what Australians using FreeStyle Libre have to share about their experience


See how FreeStyle Libre has enabled Australians living with diabetes to live their lives to the fullest
All stories featured are from people living with diabetes and are produced by Abbott Diabetes Care.



See how FreeStyle Libre has changed Victorian Jiu-Jitsu blue belt Chris’ life, juggling work, martial arts and a passion for gaming. See how he shares his glucose reports with his healthcare professionals.



Hear from NSW retired teacher Gay, on how FreeStyle Libre has given her the freedom to get on with her life and favourite activities like playing golf. See which easy to access glucose report is her favourite.



Check out Victorian Surf Lifesaver Jackson on how FreeStyle Libre has been a game changer for him. Watch how he manages his glucose on the go using his phone and his favourite report; Time in Target.


We have received more than 850 unique and inspiring stories from Australians sharing their experience with FreeStyle Libre 

 The user stories were collected as part of You Can Do It competition and reformatted for use by Abbott Diabetes Care. All stories featured are from verified users of FreeStyle Libre.

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    Note: The FreeStyle Libre reader is not compatible with the FreeStyle Libre 2 sensor.  FreeStyle Libre 2 sensors can only be used with the FreeStyle LibreLink app on a compatible smartphone. To ensure you have a compatible phone, check our compatibility guide. The FreeStyle Libre reader displays the glucose data collected by the sensor. An easy 1 second scan shows the current glucose reading, the latest 8 hours of glucose data and a trend arrow showing if glucose levels are going up, down or changing slowly.
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