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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