As Big Pharma's pipeline for blockbuster drugs slows, med tech giants are helping to fill the gap with devices that treat everything from migraines to severe depression.
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THE DEVICES: Glucose monitors, sacral nerve stimulators

WHAT THEY DO: The former provide continuous blood-sugar monitoring and/or insulin delivery for diabetes patients. The latter are becoming a popular treatment for urinary incontinence and overactive bladders.

WHO MAKES THEM: Medtronic (MDT)

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