What is a Blood Glucose Meter?
A glucose meter is used to test a small blood sample to check the glucose (sugar) level in your blood. Hypoglycemia happens when our sugar level is around 70 milligrams per deciliter (mg/dl) or below. There are various reasons glucose levels may fall, like exercise, medications, foods, fasting, stress, and more. It’s important for people who have diabetes or hypoglycemia to know what their sugar levels are, as it can be very dangerous when glucose levels aren’t stable.1 Continue reading “Blood Glucose Monitoring—Easily Test Your Blood Sugar From Home”