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Who needs to regularly monitor their blood glucose levels?

If you have type 1 diabetes or you have type 2 diabetes and you take insulin, you need to monitor. If you have type 2 diabetes and take oral diabetes medications, check with your health care team about whether and how often you need to monitor. If you have gestational diabetes and take insulin, you need to monitor.

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