If you do the same task the same way each time, your life will be more organized and easier. One idea is to establish a designated area for your glucose meter and testing supplies. When you are going to test your blood sugar levels, have a routine in place so you do not forget an important step, and you remember to write down the levels in a log.
Make a list of high glycemic index foods and learn to identify potential problem foods and ingredients. Foods such as breads, juices, desserts, cereal, and pastas have high glycemic indexes. Processed foods send your blood sugar on a roller coaster. So look into eating vegetables, fresh fruit, meat and fish instead.
Using an online pharmacy can help you save money on your prescription diabetes medications. Sometimes they will even deliver for you each month.