Posts with the tag “self-monitoring-of-blood-glucose”
Self Monitoring of Blood Glucose (SMBG) - An unnecessary burden for most diabetics?
by Michael Melgar on August 17th, 2013
We've all seen the TV commercials, the familiar grandfatherly actor and diabetic patient, Wilford Brimley sitting at home as he looks into the camera and encourages diabetics to "check your sugar and check it often" while he makes a cup of coffee. "Call XYZ medical supply now and get your test equipment at no cost to you" he says and then stirs in the cream and takes a sip. It sounds like a good i...