This fact sheet provides information on blood glucose monitoring. Regularly checking your blood glucose levels (also called self-monitoring) can help you manage your diabetes. Your diabetes health professionals can help you with information and advice about blood glucose monitoring.
Regular monitoring can help you see the effects of food, exercise, medication and illness on your blood glucose levels. It can also help you identify any patterns or changes in your blood glucose levels that you should discuss with your doctor or diabetes health professionals.
Read more in our Blood glucose monitoring fact sheet.