ITP Idiopathic Thrombocytopenic Purpura

August 13, 2014

ITP or Thrombocytopenic is a medical condition for low platelet count. The idiopathic portion means that the causation is not known. The purpura regfers to pin prick bleeding under the surface of skin, which is a symptom of ITP. Idiopathic means immune, or immune thromboctopenic purpura (ITP) antibodies covers the surface of the blood platelets. This destroys the blood platelets and causes their levels to drop. There are two types of ITP:…

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How to Monitor Your Glucose

When dealing with Diabetes, its important to understand that blood glucose test are essential to maintaining a health life style. Gluscose is where your energy is stored all over your body. Energy from food , particularly carbohydrates are turned into glucose. Great sources of carbohydrates or carbs are, pasta, rice, bread, fruits like bananas and cereal. When you eat these foods your body can quickly turn these high carb foods…

August 13, 2014
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Importance of Monitoring Blood Glucose Levels

July 24, 2014

Monitoring and testing your blood sugar is an important task, specifically if your are a diabetic or are caring for a diabetic. It’s vital that you understand the how to test your blood sugar levels. If you have diabetes, blood glucose testing is an important tool for managing your treatment. You can do blood glucose treatment with portal electronic devices that measures changes in your sugar levels with a tiny…

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Freestyle Lite Blood Glucose Monitoring System – 70805

Freestyle Lite Blood Glucose Monitoring System – 70805 – $24.99Abbott Diabetes Care 70805Abbott Diabetes Care 70805Accuracy and simplicity for busy people. Features an innovative automatic calibration feature that eliminates the manual coding step usually required by most blood glucose meters before starting a new vial of test strips. Offers virtually pain-free testing due to the very small blood sample size 0.3 microliter required, a drop about the size of a…

July 10, 2014
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