3 Ways A Continuous Glucose Monitor Can Help You Control Your Diabetes

If you are a type 1 diabetic, your goal is to have a healthy blood glucose between 80 and 140 depending on your age and underlying health conditions. Anytime you exercise, eat carbs, encounter a stressful situation, or are fighting a sickness as a diabetic, your blood glucose levels can fluctuate. A continuous glucose monitor system measures your glucose levels with a subcutaneous sensor, then transmits it to a handheld device for you to view.