Some More Tips For You – Managing Blood Glucose Levels

 

I don’t know if I am off in Goofy  Landor if I am not the only person who struggles with this. But I struggle with it daily. It’s up, it’s down, it’s all over the place. One minute I am thrilled that it’s lower than the reading before and in the very next reading it will shoot to the sky. I mentioned before that they said I am insulin resistant. Finally they had some sort of a reason that The only thing wrong with that is while things have improved, they are still shooting straight for the moon. Undoubtedly trying to frantically for someone in this universe to restore sugar with its good name.   Never happen.  Too much evidence on the other side. 

I have gathered some good links below to help you   not only learn how to manage the levels, but the levels themselves may need adjusting. If you have any oddities you have noticed, holler out in a comment .Thanks for dropping by!

Kath  

 

Managing Blood Glucose Levels

Insulin Basics

Types of Insulin

You have many insulin options to help manage your diabetes. People with type 1 diabetes or type 2 diabetes take insulin. Article gives insulin basics, including types of insulin and examples of insulin.

Blood Glucose Monitoring Tips for People with Diabetes

How Often and Where to Test Blood Glucose Levels

People with diabetes have to frequently test their blood glucose levels, but they need to know where and when to do it, so they can manage their diabetes with insulin and other treatments. Article gives blood glucose monitoring tips.

How to Choose a Blood Glucose Monitor

Get the Right Blood Glucose Meter for Your Lifestyle

A blood glucose meter can dramatically improve your diabetes blood sugar control (blood glucose control). There are many features to choose from when purchasing a glucose meter. Get the features that make your blood glucose meter work for you.

How to Avoid Diabetic Ketoacidosis

A Diabetes Complication Caused by Hyperglcyemia

Learn to recognize the symptoms of diabetic ketoacidosis (DKA). People with type 1 diabetes should know the symptoms and how to test their blood glucose to detect DKA. Article also discusses diabetic ketoacidosis treatments and prevention.

Hyperglycemia: Treat It Early

How to Treat High Blood Glucose

To maintain acceptable blood glucose (blood sugar) levels, you need to recognize when you have a high blood sugar level, which is hyperglycemia. To thrive with diabetes (either type 1 diabetes or type 2 diabetes), you need to learn to avoid high blood glucose episodes.

Blood Glucose Monitoring: What Is the Right Number?

Also: Choosing the Right Blood Glucose Monitor

Blood glucose monitoring is an important part to treating your type 1 diabetes or type 2 diabetes. Learn about goal blood glucose ranges and the differences in blood glucose monitoring devices.

Carb Counting and Insulin Math in Diabetes

When managing diabetes (either type 1 diabetes or type 2 diabetes), carb counting can help you stick to your blood glucose level goals. Carb counting estimates the number of carbs you will eat during a meal. You match your carb counting with the right amount of insulin to maintain the proper blood glucose and manage your diabetes.

How to Avoid Hypoglycemia During Exercise

Exercise Tips for People with Diabetes

Exercise is great for maintaining diabetes health, but you need to avoid hypoglycemia when exercising. Article has tips on hypoglycemia prevention during exercise for people with type 1 diabetes or type 2 diabetes.

Oral Diabetes Medications

Type 2 Diabetes Medications List

People with type 2 diabetes can take oral diabetes medications to help control their blood glucose levels. Article includes list of diabetes medications and explanations of how they work.

Basal and Bolus Insulin for People with Diabetes

Diabetic insulin administration around meal times requires work, but it helps diabetics control their basal rate and live better with diabetes. People with type 1 diabetes and type 2 diabetes may need to use bolus and basal insulin.

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