"I remember those tabs too, and peeing into a Dixie cup, and the test tube... How about the first Dexcomoter(can't remember if it was Dexcomoter or Glucomoter, any way) it plugged into the wall, was the size of a shoebox and you had to wait, I…"
"I hit the 40 year mark this summer. Can't remember exactly when but definitely in the summer. I remember the clinitest tablets for testing, and boiling syringes. Wow how far things have come, thank goddess. I got my first blood glucose moniter,…"
"The only time I remember hearing about Benedict's Solution was when I was talking (via email) with a Cuban mother about her 7 year old Type 1 son. She was so distressed by trying to control based ONLY on Benedict's Solution testing that…"
"To Tom_B? Sent an email requesting info on Benedict's solution?
The wiki here : http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Benedict%27s_reagent
This stuff can still be purchased, but you may have to put in a special request to the pharmacy. Some pharmacists…"
"ah, clinitest :) dx'd in 1963, shortly before i turned 3. uh huh, 5 drops of urine, 10 drops of water. & an acetest if 3 or 4+. never did the benedicts', that sounds like a blast :) that photo was interesting, i recall a gray plastic…"
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