Category Archives: Testing Blood Sugars

AskNadia: Leaving One Blood Glucose Strips Out to Test Later

Dear Nadia, This might sound lazy but it gets tiresome to keep on going into a bottle of blood glucose test strips to pull just one strip out. Can I take several blood glucose strips out so that I can test immediately and leave one out for later? Edwin California Dear Edwin: In a word, … Continue reading AskNadia: Leaving One Blood Glucose Strips Out to Test Later

Diabetes Rock Bottom: How It Led Me to the Greatest Gift of All

I’m just going to come out and say it, the way people do in addiction meetings when they have hit “rock bottom.” Hi, my name is Meagan. I was a very uncooperative diabetic for a great many years. I felt lonely, and I hated being different. I rarely checked my blood sugars. In fact, there … Continue reading Diabetes Rock Bottom: How It Led Me to the Greatest Gift of All