Diabetes Health Melbourne

Glucose testing

blood glucose testing

Regular monitoring of Blood Glucose Levels  can assist your understanding of how exercise, food and medication affects your body when you have diabetes.

There are a wide variety of blood glucose meters available. Catherine can help you find the one most suitable and teach you the steps you need to take when your Blood Glucose Levels are not within target.

Link to You Tube video on blood glucose monitoring

Continuous Glucose Monitoring  is another great tool to aid your diabetes management. This is useful especially for those using insulin or those concerned about hypoglycaemia. It is in place for 6 days and the data collected is uploaded onto a computer to evaluate. There is a growing trend for people with diabetes to use Continuous Glucose Monitoring on a regular basis to improve their diabetes control.

Catherine has Continuos Glucose Monitoring available at her practice. Please email her a request for its insertion.