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Inaccurate blood glucose readings while sick?

I know it is normal do have higher BGs when sick, but is it expected for glucometers to be less accurate when under medication or sick? I'v…

Started by bort269

9 on Saturday
Reply by Shawnmarie

Eat to your meter?

I have seen some comments and posts that are confusing to me as a new T1, and I think my questions may be related. If not, I apologize for…

Started by Dee

16 Apr 4
Reply by Terry

Newbie to T2 Learning as I go

I am so glad that I found this group. So much info and support. I have been a T2 for almost 3 months. I am on Metformin 500mg 2x/day. When…

Started by debsgsd

26 Mar 26
Reply by Fraser

Miss Manners "draws the line" at testing BG in public

Unbelievable! Miss Manners says: never test blood glucose in public. Go to the bathroom on the airplane instead of doing it discretely at y…

Started by Dan F

75 Mar 12
Reply by Patricia

Insulin

I have been on oral meds for almost a decade now, but due to severe side effects that they cause I have lowered my doze. The result grrrrr…

Started by LemonJuice

15 Mar 8
Reply by David (dns)

Favorite Bedtime Snack?

What's your favorite food to use to keep your BG stable overnight? I've come to really enjoy the one or two tablespoons of peanut butter my…

Started by NyJonesy26/Ken

44 Feb 19
Reply by Sensorium139

High Readings after non-strenuous exercise.....

I did a search on TU about BG levels rising after exercise. Most were specifically about after high intensity workouts. I get the science b…

Started by Spock

21 Feb 16
Reply by Spock

Blood Glucose Control and Menstrual Cycle

Anyone else have a wide range of glucose control over the course of a month? I just figured out this may be related to my hormones (actuall…

Started by CQJ

4 Feb 13
Reply by CQJ

I should be testing how many times?

I've been testing like 12 times a day. My nurse just told me on the phone I should never test more than 4 times. WHAT? How am I gonna know…

Started by emma

150 Jan 23
Reply by Chadha

Dental Adventures

Part I About 1 1/2 months ago, I developed a nasty abcess in a molar. It was drained, I did the usual antibiotics. A few days after I finis…

Started by jrtpup

5 Aug 22, 2013
Reply by Stephen Gilbert

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