Blood Glucose Monitoring
As you develop strategies to help you cope with diabetes, you
will find that monitoring your own blood glucose levels is a
valuable management tool.
Measuring and recording your blood glucose levels is important
because it reflects how your body is responding to changes in
eating patterns, physical activity, medicines and other
Importantly, a change in the pattern can alert you and your
health care team to a need to alter your diabetes management plan
and medication if necessary.