I agree... the 134 is a TAD high, but not too bad. 120 is well within the range of a person WITHOUT diabetes... don't know why you're so upset about 110... I do understand wanting to avoid complications--BELIEVE me! LOL
I've had reasonable control for a long time and then for no apparent reason it changed... for the last few weeks, it's been all over the place. Last week there was even a day when my lowest reading was 63 and my highest was 388... with the same menus I've been eating for the last four years. Upset? Nah. A little cranky, maybe, but I knew what to do to get it down, and I did it. BUT...
I also called my doctor. I've had two dosage adjustments since, accompanied by the wild swings I just mentioned. So...
Next week, starting Thursday, I will have the privilege of wearing a special blood glucose sensor... it will test my blood sugar EVERY FIVE MINUTES FOR SEVEN DAYS, looking for patterns vs activity levels and nutrition... Sure glad I don't have to poke myself all those times--I feel enough like a pin cushion without THAT! LOL I'll still have to do the testing, though, for my insulin doses--because the info from the sensor is only readable at the end, it all goes onto a computer chip... hm.
I'll let you know how THAT goes... *giggle*
Meanwhile, I'm thinking we can all just work on being more diligent...
"The real secret of success is enthusiasm..." Walter P. Chrysler said it, I believe it. That's what I want in my life--to give my imagination a chance, to live with energy and enthusiasm!
Ralph Waldo Emerson said 'Life belongs to the energetic.' But you don't have to be frenetic and hyper--some energy is quiet and steady, like a heartbeat... and that works too! LOL
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