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Have you ever stepped in to help a stranger having a low blood sugar emergency?
Yes! I was glad I could help!
 
Yes, but it was a bad experience.
 
I've seen it happen, but I didn't/couldn't help.
 
No, but I certainly would offer my help.
 
I wouldn't know what to do.
 
That's what 9-1-1 is for.
 

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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...