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All Discussions Tagged 'glucose' (152)

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prick your Thumb?

as I was testing today, something popped in my mind. Why don't I ever prick my Thumbs? So Here is a New question for you. How many of your…

Started by Scottyd

20 21 hours ago
Reply by LorraineK

Is it rude to test your blood sugar in public?

I never had to test my blood sugar as frequently as now (I get lows quite often these days). There was a time I was so predictable, I didn'…

Started by Alicia

35 Apr 9
Reply by Alicia

What do you eat when your blood sugar is low?

I've been eating those God-awful chalky (but life-saving!) glucose tablets for years now, and they do a good job, but I'm getting sick of t…

Started by Alicia

5 Apr 8
Reply by xring

What's a good blood glucose meter for a newly diagnosed diabetic?

My best friend was recently diagnosed with type 1 diabetes and you can imagine how overwhelmed she's feeling right now, she's got so much i…

Started by Alicia

8 Apr 6
Reply by swisschocolate

First-of-its-Kind Diabetes Technology Revolutionizes How Glucose Data is Collected and Analyzed for People in India

ABBOTT PARK, Ill., April 2, 2015 — India has the third highest population of obesity, trailing only the United States and China. Nutrition,…

Started by Diabetes News and Interest

4 Apr 4
Reply by Brian (bsc)

Type 1, first trimester of pregnancy, and can't keep my glucose down.

Hi. I just found out I'm pregnant and my glucose just won't stay down to normal levels. My body isn't reacting to the insulin the way it no…

Started by queena427

7 Mar 16
Reply by JustLookin

Open Source Medical Devices - I want to change things.

Hello Everyone, I know that I am new here but I'm going to get right down to it. Let me tell you a story, and then tell you what I plan on…

Started by hodginsa

47 Mar 16
Reply by hodginsa

iHealth Lab's launches "world’s smallest, most portable mobile glucometer"

So I'm curious who else saw this mobile personal healthcare company announce their really small glucometer that attaches to an android or i…

Started by SSD

5 Feb 9
Reply by wayne

AACE - Safety Alert Regarding Blood Glucose Monitor Accuracy

AACE is issuing this safety alert to inform our members of the inaccuracy of many blood glucose monitoring systems currently available, and…

Started by Diabetes News and Interest

3 Nov 17, 2014
Reply by jjm335

Glooko Announces Integration of Wearable Activity and Biometric Monitors into Diabetes Management Platform

Palo Alto, California (PRWEB) November 12, 2014 Glooko Inc., announced today the integration of activity, weight and blood pressure data fr…

Started by Diabetes News and Interest

0 Nov 12, 2014




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