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What is the biggest barrier to testing your blood glucose on a daily basis?
Painful to test
 
Wondering if the test result is really accurate
 
Difficulty drawing a large enough sample of blood
 
Having to retest due to an error message
 
Inconvenience
 
Embarrassment
 
None of these
 

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by Brenda Bell
Under New Jersey's sanitation laws, syringe needles (sharps) need to be treated as hazardous biological waste. Lancets, like the straight pins and needles we use for garment sewing, do not. Still, the potential for secondary damage (to bathroom attendants, cleaning personnel, and sanitation workers) from these small sharps is non-neglible. While there's no "prick-safe" method of disposing of the needles I break sewing an average costume, standard lancets...