When Should You Check Blood Glucose More Frequently?

By | March 13th, 2017|Categories: Care|Tags: , , |

Blood glucose level (commonly called "blood sugar") is the existing amount of glucose in the blood at a given moment. The blood glucose level is quickly determined by doing a finger prick and using a glucose meter. Depending on the situation, you should monitor and measure blood glucose levels at different times and frequency. For example, a person [...]

Are You “Hypo” Prepared?

By | September 25th, 2016|Categories: Care|Tags: , , , , |

Hypoglycaemia, short name "hypo", is an emergency situation that requires a proper treatment. All people with diabetes fear to have hypoglycaemia due to its severe symptoms. Hypos happen when the blood glucose levels are below 4.0mmol/L. This can happen for several reasons, for example: excess of insulin, unplanned exercise, alcohol intake, etc. Here is the [...]

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