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What diabetes concern will nag you the most during the Memorial Day holiday?
I will want to eat everything in sight!
 
Sleeping late will mess with my numbers.
 
I love a parade but I have to come prepared.
 
I am more active and so are my numbers.
 
Not a thing. I've got a plan for every event.
 

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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...