Tag: test strips

When to Check Your Blood Sugar

What is the right time to check your blood sugar? Many patients have had diabetes for years and are still not exactly sure when they should perform their fingerstick tests. We will cover five general rules about the correct timing of finger stick blood sugar checks, these apply to most people with diabetes. Rule one…

By Jose Scott September 3, 2019 2

Medicare & You: Diabetes

Hi, I’m Angela James with the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services. I’d like to share some information about diabetes screenings and supplies, and how Medicare has you covered. Did you know that diabetes affects nearly 21 million children and adults in the United States? And millions more are un-diagnosed or have pre-diabetes and don’t…

By Jose Scott August 15, 2019 13