Summer Beach Survival Kit
With a little planning, diabetes can be a day at the beach! If you are heading out for some fun in the sun, be prepared with this summer beach survival guide. We have some great tips for keeping your diabetes in check while you sit back and ride the wave of good control.
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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...