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Why should I get a CGM?

What if you had a way to continuously monitor your blood glucose without getting out your meter and test strips all the time? And what if you (or your loved ones!) could be alerted to changes? Continuous glucose monitoring gives you a complete picture of your glucose, showing you where it is going and how fast it's getting there.

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Checking your blood sugar: a personal and professional perspective

https://s3.amazonaws.com/myehcs-webassets/Images/lifescan_content_ad.png“I feel like a pincushion!” “These numbers don’t make any sense!” “It’s annoying to have to test my blood sugar all of the time!” If any of these phrases sounds familiar, you are not alone.  Checking blood sugar is one of the least favorite tasks for people with diabetes. So why is it so important to check your blood sugar regularly? The answer to that question is simply…FEEDBACK!

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Are you ready for an insulin pump?

Insulin pump therapy is a safe and simple way to achieve tight glucose control. Studies have shown better outcomes when using insulin pumps. And while it does allow for more flexibility in lifestyle and the potential to even out the wide blood sugar fluctuations that are often experienced when injecting insulin, it may not be the right choice for every person. But how do you know?

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