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Practice makes near perfect at bedtime

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Frequent blood sugar testing is a key part of good control. What do you consider the biggest barrier to more frequent testing?
The expense of test strips.
 
The discomfort of lancet sticks.
 
The inconvenience.
 
Embarrassed or self-conscious of testing in public.
 
Other.
 
Nothing - I test all the time.
 

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by Nicole Purcell
I have a friend, M, who has diabetes and never, ever tests her bloodsugar before she gets behind the wheel. This has always worried me about her. On Wednesday, she had a bad accident after passing out behind the wheel. She hit another car head on. I thank the universe that no one was killed, but she and the driver of the other vehicle were both badly injured. She's got a long healing road ahead of her, as does the woman she hit. I was talking about the...