Monitoring Your Blood Glucose
Learn why monitoring your blood glucose is helpful in your diabetes management, and the parts of a blood glucose record.
Watch this clip to understand what continuous blood glucose monitoring is and its benefits, and a basic overview of how it works.
Watch to see a demonstration of proper blood glucose testing. Then review your method with your diabetes educator.
Learn the most common times for checking your blood glucose to help you better choose the right times for you.
Learn about the connection between your A1c blood test result and your risk for developing the long-term complications of diabetes.
If you have been diagnosed with diabetes, you need to learn how to take your blood sugar readings using a home blood glucose meter. Watch this instructional program to learn how to test with accuracy and minimal discomfort. Includes information on target levels, how to treat a blood sugar low, logging, and more.