Blood Sugar Monitoring: When to Check and Why

Diabetes treatment requires active participation by the person who has it. Find out what the recommended glucose levels are and when to monitor…

Sensing the Big Picture With Continuous Glucose Monitoring

In less than two decades, the use of continuous glucose monitoring (CGM) for people with diabetes has gained popularity worldwide…

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Blood Glucose Monitoring and Control

The Diabetes UK Professional Conference presented many of diabetes advances and developments. Here, we look at blood glucose monitoring and control…

Managing Hyperglycemia

With your doctor’s help, your diabetes educator can help you learn to self-manage your diabetes by working through the challenges of managing hyperglycemia…

High Blood Sugar Symptoms

Do you experience frequent urination, blurry vision, or excessive hunger? Learn about these and other common symptoms of high blood sugar…

Blood Sugar Chart

This blood sugar chart shows normal blood glucose levels before and after meals and recommended HbA1c levels for people with and without diabetes…

Managing Your Blood Glucose Ups and Downs

The challenge of managing your blood glucose is to balance all of the things that can raise your levels with those that can lower them…

Understanding Hypoglycemia

Controlling blood glucose is more than just managing the “highs”; it also involves preventing and managing the “lows,” or hypoglycemia…

Hypoglycemia Symptoms

Learn the common — and less common — hypoglycemia symptoms and find out ways to prevent your blood glucose from going too low…

Getting to Know Ketones

Does anyone really know what ketones are? Are they a danger to your health, or a sign that you have lowered your carb intake enough to cause weight loss?