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Re: [IP] How much do people test their B.S.?

On 7/4/02 9:16 PM, "Robert Carden" <email @ redacted> wrote:

> I have a general quest.  Last Fri. before I left for work I couldn't find my
> glucose checker.  I went into a panic, and couldn't go before I found it.  I
> then remembered the many years I went without ever checking my sugar.  I am
> wondering if checking my sugar 10 + times a day is overkill or is that about
> avg.  Just wondering what the population out there has to say.
> Julie DX 7/95

According to our  "About Insulin Pumpers" page
Pumpers test their blood sugar 6.9 times per day
Annual cost = $1,626 ea. -- $6,251,165 for 3792 pumpers
The answer ranges from as few as "one" to "15 or more"

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