Where to buy Medicare Diabetic Supplies

Looking for Medicare Diabetic Supplies? If you’ve been diagnosed with diabetes and are currently eligible for medicare, then you can get a lot of your diabetic supplies covered. At Autonomous Medicine, we advocate for patients to ensure they get as much testing as is needed to get a comprehensive overview of your health. Particularly for diabetics, it’s vitally important to …

Blood Sugar 101

diabetes 101

What is blood glucose? Blood Sugar 101 Blood sugar is simply the measurement of the glucose that circulates in your blood.  When you eat, your body breaks down carbohydrates into glucose (a simple sugar) that your cells can utilize for energy. Often you’ll hear about people getting ‘hangry’ when they haven’t eaten for while. This is due to blood sugar …

Keeping a Blood Sugar Log

Tracking your Blood Glucose What is the value in keeping a blood sugar log?  At Autonomous Medicine, we put a lot of value on patients tracking their own data and analyzing it to see trends in their overall health.  If you have the metrics available to you, you’ll be able recognize trends and personalize your own treatment. Having tangible data …

Glucose Tolerance Test, what is it?

Diagnose Diabetes

Have a look at our list of common Diabetes symptoms to see if you may be a candidate. Here is an abbreviated list… Fortunately, you don’t need to wait until you can see your doctor to get a reasonably good indication if you are diabetic.  You can run some simple tests at home.  This guide will walk you through the …