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Has diabetes complicated your allergies or vice versa?
Yes! My diabetes is a little harder to control during allergy season.
 
No. My diabetes control is the same with or without allergies/allergy meds.
 
I'm not sure. It's hard to know what to blame!
 
I'll ask my doc. It never occurred to me that allergies/allergy meds could wreak havoc.
 
I don't have allergies.
 

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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...