How to Test Your Blood Sugar at Home Make Google view image button visible again
Before you begin testing your glucose: Talk with your specialist about how regularly and when you should test your glucose. Record this data on the glucose testing times shape (What is a PDF archive?). Connection testing your glucose with other day by day exercises, for example, planning breakfast. This will enable you to build up the propensity for self-testing. Utilize the rundown of provisions to assemble the things you have to test your glucose. Keep your provisions together so you can complete a test rapidly if necessary. Check your gear before you do each test. Check the termination date on your testing strips. In the event that you utilize terminated test strips, you may not get exact outcomes. Ensure the code numbers on the testing strips bottle coordinate the numbers on your meter. On the off chance that the numbers don't coordinate, pursue the bearings that accompany your meter for changing the code numbers. The first occasion when you utilize a meter, and each time you switch meters, check the exactness of your meter's outcomes. Utilize the sugar control arrangement that is made by your meter's maker. Pursue the bearings that accompanied your meter for utilizing the control arrangement appropriately.
At customary interims, appropriately care for your hardware. Put a duplicate of the consideration of glucose supplies with your sack or unit as an update. Do the test Some individuals with diabetes test their glucose once in a while or not in the slightest degree. Other individuals, for example, pregnant ladies—test it a few times each day. The more regularly you test your glucose, the more you will think about how well your treatment is keeping your glucose levels inside an objective range. Pursue these means when testing your glucose:
Wash your hands with warm, sudsy water, and dry them well with a perfect towel. Put a perfect needle (lancet) in the lancet gadget. The lancet gadget is a pen-sized holder for the lancet. It holds and positions the lancet and controls how profoundly the lancet goes into your skin. Get a test take from your container of testing strips.
Set the cover back on the jug quickly to keep dampness from influencing alternate strips. Prepare your glucose meter. Adhere to the maker's guidelines for your particular meter. Utilize the lancet gadget to stick the side of at the tip of your finger with the lancet. A few gadgets and glucose meters permit blood testing on different parts of the body, for example, the lower arm. Make certain you know where your gadget can be utilized. Put a drop of blood on the right spot of the test strip, covering the test zone well. Utilizing a perfect cotton ball, stop the seeping by applying weight to the place you stuck. Sit tight for the outcomes. Most meters take just a couple of moments to give you the outcomes.