Diabetes Self-Management VideosMonitoring Blood Glucose

Blood glucose monitoring provides you with a sense of whether or not your blood glucose levels are in a healthy range. In this video, hosted by certified diabetes educator and registered dietitian Alison Massey, learn recommended blood glucose levels, when to monitor your blood glucose, how to perform a blood glucose check, and more.



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