TINY TECH, HUMAN IMPACT

TINY TECH, HUMAN IMPACT

THESE TECHNOLOGIES, THOUGH SMALL IN SCALE, GENERATE LIFE-CHANGING, POSITIVE IMPACT.

DIMINUTIVE ONLY IN THEIR DESIGN

 

A heart pump sized to work for more people — even kids. A continuous glucose monitor discreetly tracking your body’s response to food, exercise and more, a round-the-clock assistant rarely seen and only heard from when you set an alarm. An occluder so small it can fix the hearts of the very tiniest babies born with a congenital heart defect, opening the vastness of what life holds ahead. A heart monitor that sits just below the skin, remotely communicating with your doctor so when your heart misses a beat, your care won't. Modest in size, they're helping people around the world reach their ambitions and live their lives on their terms.

BETTER WITH AGE: THIS IS COLBY'S STORY

BETTER WITH AGE: THIS IS COLBY'S STORY

Born with a congenital heart disease, he's lifting himself and using his talents to help others in the same battle.

HE'S BACK ON TRACK, WITH HIS SPIRIT — AND HIS HEART — INTACT

HE'S BACK ON TRACK,
WITH HIS SPIRIT — AND
HIS HEART — INTACT

A heart condition meant a mechanical valve. But Zeke
Mankins didn't let it slow him down.

SAVING IRIE'S LIFE

SAVING IRIE'S LIFE

Born premature with a heart defect, she needed help — fast.

MARIA'S HEART FINDS THE BEAT

MARIA'S HEART FINDS THE BEAT

Our slim Confirm Rx monitor kept her heart in check.

TINY CARDIOVASCULAR CARE
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31 years after a double heart valve replacement, Seth has set the record straight on what his life can be.
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How cardiac monitoring system helps detect early signs of worsening heart failure.
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A TINY HEART. A BIG BREAKTHROUGH. AN ENTIRE LIFETIMEOF POSSIBILITY.
The world's first device that can close a hole in even the tiniest of hearts.
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A BIG NEED AMONG THE SMALLEST
Minimally invasive, designed specifically to correct a life-threatening heart defect in premature and newborn babies.
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HOW HIS DISCIPLINE & OUR TECH GOT HIM READY FOR HIS NEW HEART
How HeartMate 3 and more gave Tyrone Morris the time he needed for a new heart — and life.
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"I COULDN'T WALK UP A FLIGHT OF STAIRS. MY LIFE WAS JUST SLEEP."
Reggie Williams’ heart health was deteriorating. HeartMate 3 gave him time & a second chance.
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HEART MONITORING, EVERYWHERE YOU GO
Confirm Rx is designed to detect arrhythmias and wirelessly transmit data so your doctor has real-time access to how your heart is performing.
TINY DIABETES CARE
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The Portfolio Helping Drive The Health-Tech Boom
Get an inside look at the Abbott technology revolutionizing diabetes management and the future of biowearables.
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How to Make FreeStyle Libre 2 Better? Good Question.
Innovating the next generation of diabetes care comes with unique challenges. We're dedicated to finding solutions.
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CONFIDENCE IN DIABETES MANAGEMENT: FREESTYLE LIBRE’S GLOBAL IMPACT
FreeStyle Libre users worldwide share their stories in managing diabetes with confidence.
"Diabetes Is Not My Name" READ MORE
"Diabetes Is Not My Name"
Daisy Barnes is a 10-year-old girl with diabetes, a FreeStyle Libre 2 monitor and a gift for language.
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HOW GOOD IS FREESTYLE LIBRE 3? THEY'RE HERE TO TESTIFY.
What do people who aren't paid or influenced by Abbott really think? We're glad you asked.
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TECHNOLOGY WITH THE POWER TO CHANGE LIVES

TECHNOLOGY WITH THE POWER TO CHANGE LIVES

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THE LATEST NEWS AND INFORMATION FROM OUR GLOBAL OPERATIONS
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