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Would you be more likely to make a doctor's appointment if you were prompted with a reminder?
No, I always remember to make my appointments on my own.
43%
No, reminders would not be helpful.
5%
Yes, it would be helpful if I received a phone call.
22%
Yes, it would be helpful if I received a text message.
5%
Yes, it would be helpful if I received an email.
16%
Yes, it would be helpful if I received something in the mail.
5%
Total votes are 219
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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...