My morning today.
This List Is From Consumer Reports in 2015.
(The year now is 2017)
I use the FreeStyle Lite ~ it’s through a prescription,~ my household seem to like it a lot!. It’s really easy to use, the instructions are very clear and over all the FreeStyle Lite meter itself and its test strips are stylish!
I should add the test strips are
a bit pricey, but where blood sugar numbers are concerned you do want accurate results. Especially if you’re taking diabetes pills/insulin or have a history of low blood sugar.
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Other than my own personal opinion, I don’t own the article shared.
It’s not all that fun having to stick yourself “fingerstick” daily, take medicine daily, making sure you’re eating the right foods, as well as have enough snacks and other healthy stuff. I do however, try to stay optimistic throughout it all but some days are bad.
What most people don’t know is I’ve had problems with my blood sugar since I was a child, but the older I get the worse it gets.
Diabetic nerve pains
Dry skin, lotion that sometimes won’t work (for me)
Vision change, yearly diabetic eye exam (for me)
Scars that heal very slowly
Weight gain, Weight lost
Oh and the stigma of it all.
Omg when will it get better?
Having Diabetes Suck!