diabetes

The Freestyle Libre

As I'm sure you've probably seen on my social media channels, I recently got my hands on an Abbott Freestyle Libre. A really cool piece of diabetes technology. Basically, it's a circular sensor that attaches to the arm and reads your blood glucose levels. It's not the prettiest of devices as it stands out about… Continue reading The Freestyle Libre

diabetes

HbA1c

What is a HbA1C test and why it's important to understand. A HbA1c test is a blood test that essentially determines how well you're managing your diabetes. It should be done roughly every 2 months, and will give an average of what your blood sugar readings have been within that 8 week period. The test… Continue reading HbA1c