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Glucose Monitoring - Getting Started - Type 1 Diabetes - About.com
The only way you can confidently know what your blood glucose level is at any given time is to test it. Regular testing will help you identify high and low levels ...
http://type1diabetes.about.com/od/technologyandequipment/a/Glucosestart.htm
How Accurate is Your Glucose Meter? - Type 1 Diabetes - About.com
type 1 diabetes you assume that your glucose meter gives you accurate readings every time you check your blood. You base your insulin dose, food intake and ...
http://type1diabetes.about.com/od/technologyandequipment/a/How-Accurate-Is-Your-Glucose-Meter.htm
What Is Estimated Average Glucose (eAG)? - Type 1 Diabetes
Estimated Average Glucose (eAG) is a new concept that allows you to take your A1c test results and convert them into numbers like you see on your glucose ...
http://type1diabetes.about.com/od/technologyandequipment/a/eAGlucose.htm
Glucose Tolerance Testing (GTT) in Pregnancy
This test is done to determine if you suffer from gestational diabetes or glucose intolerance of pregnancy. How the test is done: This test can be done fasting or ...
http://pregnancy.about.com/od/prenataltests/a/gtttest.htm
Oral Glucose Tolerance Test (OGTT) for Diabetes - Type 2 Diabetes
The oral glucose tolerance test (OGTT), also referred to as the glucose tolerance test, measures the body's ability to metabolize glucose, or clear it out of the ...
http://diabetes.about.com/od/symptomsdiagnosis/a/ogtt.htm
Understanding the Fasting Plasma Glucose Test - Type 2 Diabetes
The fasting plasma glucose (FPG) test, also known as the fasting blood sugar test , measures blood sugar levels and is used to diagnose diabetes. Relatively ...
http://diabetes.about.com/od/symptomsdiagnosis/a/fpgtest.htm
Glucose Monitoring in Your Daily Life - Everyday ... - Type 2 Diabetes
Contemporary glucose monitoring is relatively quick and painless and can be worked into daily life with little disruption. Glucose monitoring helps people stay in ...
http://diabetes.about.com/lw/Health-Medicine/Conditions-and-diseases/Incorporating-Glucose-Monitoring-Into-Daily-Life.--8O.--8O.htm
Blood Sugar Testing and Prediabetes - Low Carb Diets - About.com
One of the tools I use to help keep myself from getting worse is testing my blood sugar (blood glucose) at home. Most of the time, it is not recommended for ...
http://lowcarbdiets.about.com/od/prediabetesanddiabetes/a/bloodsugartest.htm
Glucola - How did you feel about drinking glucola?
Nov 23, 2010 ... Glucola is a sugary sweet drink given during glucose tolerance testing (GTT) for gestational diabetes. Some love it, others hate, but how about ...
http://pregnancy.about.com/u/ua/prenataltests/Glucola-How-Did-You-Feel-About-Drinking-Glucola.htm
5 Good Reasons to Check Your Blood Sugar - Type 2 Diabetes
Regular self-monitoring of blood glucose levels (SMBG) gives them a handle on where their blood sugar levels are right at the moment that they test.
http://diabetes.about.com/od/preventingcomplications/p/CheckSugar.htm
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