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Old 06-09-2019, 04:26   #11
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Originally Posted by robertprice View Post
... Yes, testing too much ... Of course I'm stressing myself so have to settle on a better schedule
All testing is data. Some more useful than others.

When I first started testing I tested a LOT. I was fascinated about the ups and downs of BG (something I hadn't known about previously) and since I could afford the strips (thanks to insurance) I tested all the time. I would have loved to have had a CGM (continuous glucose monitor). Still would, actually.

But I settled down to a more useful testing method as mentioned above after I ran through the first vial of strips in a week and a half and my frugal nature took over.

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Originally Posted by VeeJay View Post
Don't get too hung up on the fasting BG (first thing after waking). It's the post meal (1hr pp) that tell you more about how you're metabolizing carbohydrates.
Thanks, I am just now learning and will read the link.

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