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Comment by Clinitest on July 4, 2013 at 11:59am
Hi Jonah. Excellent question. That was one of the first things that I did when I got blood testing strips in the early 80's. Meters we're not common then. Amazingly, I found that 180 mg/dl was my threshold when sugar started appearing in my urine. That is pretty much the common value mentioned in text books. I hope all is well with you, Ken.
Comment by Jonah on July 3, 2013 at 9:38pm

when you started using a meter, did you find out how high your blood sugar had to go before you started having sugar in the urine?

Comment by Clinitest on June 8, 2013 at 10:46am

Hi Marie, That was my mother and fathers diligence at the time. I don't recall myself starting to actually keep my own logs/diary until a few years later. Yes, that 20-4 was my NPH and Regular insulin dose. I hope things are going well for you! Ken

Comment by Marie B on June 8, 2013 at 6:54am

wow, you were a diligent tester. so the "20 - 4" was that like your NPH and regular doses?

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