Save On Strips!

Save On Strips!

The Top Five Most Common Testing Mistakes and How to Prevent Them

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Home blood glucose testing provides vital information that can help you better manage your diabetes. However, with test strips running close to $1.00 per strip, it’s crucial to make every test as accurate as possible, and to help make every expensive test strip count! Here are the top five most common testing mistakes, and what you can do to keep from making them!

Read about the first common mistake, and how you can avoid it!


Reviewed by Francine Kaufman, MD. 8/08

Last Modified Date: November 27, 2012

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by Nicole Purcell
I was at boxing class the other day, and quite honestly I was taking my chances. I knew it. I had been low earlier in the day and used all of my emergency juice to treat that insulin reaction, leaving me at class (which is directly after work) with no juice whatsoever. No good. Of course, that day - the day I have no juice would be the exact day that diabetes picks to do its dirty work. Mid-class, I had a plummet. Just dropped to very low and but quick. I sat to test and...