endocrinology
Diabetes education

3 out of 4 people with diabetes don’t check their blood glucose before driving


Three-quarters of Australian drivers with type 1 diabetes, including many with impaired hypoglycemic awareness, don’t consistently check their blood glucose levels before driving, according to a recent survey. Current guidelines recommend that individuals with insulin-treated diabetes monitor their blood glucose levels before driving and every two hours during long-distance driving. But the survey of 539 ...

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