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Top 10 Best Glucose Meters From Consumer Reports 2015

Top 10 Best Glucose Meters From Consumer Reports 2015

World-wide annual sales of glucose meters and test-strip supplies tally up to well over 10 billion dollars each year, but with over 50 styles and brands to choose from, it can be hard to determine which meter is not only the best for your needs but also best in terms of accuracy, price, and ease of use. Thanks to Stacey Divone from The Girl with the Portable Pancreas, we got the inside scoop on the 2015 Consumer Reports review of today’s glucose meter technology. The first nine of these meters scored as “excellent” in accuracy and “above 80 out of 100” for their overall assessment. Here are the top 10 recommended meters: FreeStyle Lite: $20 for the meter with an annual cost of $2410 at 4 strips per day FreeStyle Freedom Lite: $20 for the meter with an annual cost of $2410 at 4 strips per day Bayer Contour Next: $20 for the meter with an annual cost of $1460 at 4 strips per day Well at Walgreens True Metrix: $22 for the meter with an annual cost of $1225 at 4 strips per day Bayer Breeze 2: $25 for the meter with an annual cost of $1900 at 4 strips per day Up & Up Blood Glucose Meter from Target: $15 for the meter with an annual cost of $525 at 4 strips per day Accu-Chek Aviva Plus: $30 for the meter with an annual cost of $2115 at 4 strips per day ReliOn Micro from Walmart: $15 for the meter with an annual cost of $525 at 4 strips per day Accu-Chek Compact Plus: $75 for the meter with an annual cost of $2030 at 4 strips per day ReliOn Ultima from Walmart: $15 for the meter with an annual cost of $525 at 4 strips per day Do you use one of these top 10 meters? What are your favorite and least favorite features? Further reading on blood sugar monitoring: Continue reading >>

Quick Start Guide Advanced Glucose Meter

Quick Start Guide Advanced Glucose Meter

Prepare the Lancing System Have questions regarding use of your CVS Health™ Advanced Glucose Meter? 8100-10215 R ev A In case of emergency, contact your healthcare professional or emergency medical response. CVS Health™ Advanced Glucose Meter Test Strips or Control Solution are not included and are available separately. Control Solution is available by calling 1 (800) 895-2430. The CVS Health™ Advanced Blood Glucose Monitoring System allows you to check your glucose levels with capillary whole blood. For complete instructions, see your CVS Health™ Advanced Glucose Meter Owner’s Guide. WARNING: The CVS Health™ Advanced Lancing Device MUST be used ONLY to obtain a blood sample by a single person for self-testing. Do not use any lancet or lancing device that has been used by another person. Lancing System 1) Cocking Handle 2) Depth Adjustment Dial 3) Depth Indicator Window 4) Release Button 5) Lancet Holder Cup 6) Lancing Device Cap 7) Alternate Site Testing Cap (Clear) 8) Lancet 9) Lancet Cover Test Strip 1) Contact Bars: insert this end into the test strip port 2) Visual Fill Window: completely fills when enough sample is applied 3) Sample Area: blood or control solution applied here Blood Glucose Meter 1) Display 2) CHECK Button: confirm or make a selection 3) DOWN Arrow Button: scrolls forward 4) UP Arrow Button: scrolls backward 5) BACKLIGHT Button 6) Test Strip Port Blood Glucose Testing Steps (For complete instructions, see your CVS Health™ Advanced Glucose Meter Owner’s Guide) CAUTION: To ensure accurate results, wash your hands with warm, soapy water, rinse and thoroughly dry before every test. Insert the test strip into the meter:1 Remove test strip from blood sample when you hear the beep 5 Lance test site:2 The Continue reading >>

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