I've been told many times not to squeeze the blood out of your fingers. Apparently it alters the blood cells and gives an inaccurate reading.
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> From: JUDY102 <email @ redacted>
> To: email @ redacted
> Subject: Re: [IP] Bayer Glucometer Elite Accuracy
> Date: Friday, March 13, 1998 11:43 PM
> My endo won't allow me to "force" or "squeeze" any blood out of my fingers.
> This isn't usually a problem, but at times it is. He says it changes the
> number. Anyone else been told this?
> Judy P?
> Insulin-Pumpers website http://www.bizsystems.com/Diabetes/