glucose testing

Do You Believe in Glucose Self-Monitoring?

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?

Check your Glucose Meter!

The danger of your glucose meter

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.[1] If your glucose is too low, do you have the following symptoms (not all inclusive)?

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