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    Bayer Contour Blood Glucose Meter system [ New UNIT in Box]
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    • Important NOTE: This item May and May not come with Sample test strips ( it is up to manufacturer desecration if they offer that free, which they do time time , however it is not always included with system)
    • Pre/post meal test marking for better glucose control
    • Alternative site testing palm or forearm
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    • For Less Pain - Small Blood Sample Plus Alternate Site Testing: - Test on your forearm, upper arm, thigh, calf, hand and finger.
    • Fast Test Results in only 6 seconds
    • No Coding Required
    • Talking Meter (Audible Results Ideal for Low Vision)

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How to monitor blood sugar

Fortunately, monitoring blood glucose is fairly straightforward and easy. Though some may be wary of needing to prick fingers several times a day, modern technology (such as spring-loaded lancet monitors) has rendered the process virtually painless.

How do I test blood sugar?

Home glucose monitoring

You prick your finger with a lancet, drip a drop of blood to a test strip and place the strip into a meter, which then gives you a reading.

There are various types of meters around, depending on function (some can calculate an average blood sugar level over a span of time, others have fancy charts and graphs) and cost.

Alternate site testing meters

This means using a part of the body other than the fingertips to obtain a drop of blood for testing – palm, upper forearm, abdomen, calf or thigh.

The results may differ from the fingertip, as levels from the fingertip are more sensitive.

Diabetes Glucose Meter Testing?

First time user, not pronounced diabetic; had symptoms, so I thought I'd test anyways.
Are there any alternatives to the finger or forearm pricking? I start to pass out at the thought,
There are no other areas I could prick the skin?


Home glucometers are not accurate enough to diagnose diabetes. Diabetes is NOT a do-it-yourself project. It makes no sense at all to gather data that you don't understand.
Go to the doctor and get an A1c test and have your answer.


Sorry, no other way. You must poke yourself somewhere. Not fun but absolutely necessary if you are diabetic.


If you have symptoms, you need to see a DOCTOR. Those home "finger stick" tests are NOT useful for DIAGNOSIS. There are used ONLY for CONTROL of a person who already is diagnosed.

The ONLY way to diagnose diabetes is using blood