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What diabetes habit goes by the wayside during the holidays?
The holidays? I'm off track most of the year!
7%
I don't change my habits because of the holidays.
34%
Some other habit(s) goes astray.
1%
I get too busy to test regularly.
5%
I drink more alcohol than usual.
2%
I don't exercise as much.I don't watch what I eat as closely.
16%
I don't watch what I eat as closely.
31%
Total votes are 295
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by Brenda Bell
My diabetes is changing. Until a few years ago, my morning readings were reasonable and within the desired range of under 100 mg/dl. About two years ago, they started slipping upwards into the less-desirable but apparently not-worrisome range of 100-110 mg/dl. Now, this was what was recorded by my Abbott Freestyle Lite meter, which is known to record at the lower end of the home-glucometer variability range, but with my A1c firmly in the high 5s and low 6s, the meter's tendency to...