12-How to use my glucometer?

Knowledge quiz - learn while having fun

Before testing your blood sugar,
you need to get these things ready:

  • Soap
  • Lancing device and lancet
  • Strip
  • Glucometer

To do the test, follow these steps: :INTRO12

  1. Wash your hands
  2. Turn on the glucometer and insert a strip
  3. Prick your finger with the lancet
  4. Put a small drop of blood on the strip
  5. Wait and read the number on the glucometer
  6. Write the number in your diabetes diary