JAMA Internal Medicine published information for a trial conducted between 2014 and 2015. The question, is self-monitoring blood glucose levels effective for people with non–insulin-treated type 2 diabetes in improving either A1c levels or health-related quality of life (HRQOL) in primary care practice?
It’s important to know that more than likely, your meter is not going to provide the exact same measurement as a venous draw from your arm. How important is this?
Not so much an issue if your glucose is above 85. Generally, a glucose level below 70 is considered as hypoglycemia. If your glucose is too low, do you have the following symptoms (not all inclusive)?