Individuals with diabetes need diabetic testing supplies to monitor their blood sugar levels. Unfortunately, these supplies are often pricey. Why are diabetic test strips expensive? Learn what makes glucose test strips expensive and how you can lower your costs. What Are Diabetic Test Strips? Diabetic test strips are small pieces of material used to test … Continue reading Why Are Diabetic Testing Strips So Expensive?
When most people think about testing their blood sugar, they picture pricking a finger and spreading the blood on a diabetic test strip. While that remains the standard for many people with diabetes, there are blood sugar testing alternatives arriving on the market. Learn what’s out there for people looking for diabetic testing supplies — … Continue reading What Diabetic Testing Supplies Are There Other Than Test Strips?
Can I Use Diabetic Test Strips That Are Past Their Expiration Date? For people with diabetes, accurate blood sugar readings help them make decisions about insulin dosage, food and exercise, and how well they are managing their condition. That means diabetic testing supplies have to be reliable and give accurate blood sugar readings. Yet what … Continue reading Can I Use Diabetic Test Strips That Are Past Their Expiration Date?
How Accurate Are Diabetic Test Strips? For people with diabetes, testing your blood sugar frequently is one of the best things you can do for your health. However, this assumes that your diabetes testing supplies are performing as intended. Have you wondered, “Are diabetic test strips accurate?” Read on to learn more about how to … Continue reading How Accurate Are Diabetic Test Strips?
Selling Diabetes Test Strips is Legal? How Can That Be? Yep. Selling diabetes test strips is legal. Perfectly and completely legal. It’s also morally a really great thing to do to support the diabetes community. By selling diabetes test strips you help others (and yourself). A few bucks goes into your pocket. And those who … Continue reading Selling Diabetes Test Strips is Legal? How Can That Be?
Ways to Feel Better With Diabetes Feeling better with diabetes has 2 possible meanings. One is how to physically feel better. We are going to leave that one for another post. This one is about feeling better emotionally. Diabetes is a chronic condition that can be frustrating. It can wear you down day-to-day. When you … Continue reading Ways to Feel Better With Diabetes