MyDiabetes is an easy to use database that keeps track of the most important risk factors in the management of Diabetes. It records your Blood Glucose level (pre and post meal), Cholesterol, HbA1c and Blood Pressure. Records are displayed in tabular format and can be emailed. All records have a date stamp with the blood glucose records having a date and time stamp. Currently recomended target levels are also displayed.
Blood Pressure and Cholesterol are the most important modifiable risk factors in preventing macro vascular complications of Diabetes i.e. coronary artery disease, stroke and peripheral vascular disease. Tight glucose control helps to prevent microvascular complications eyes, kidneys and nerves (retinopathy, nephropathy and neuropathy).
Use MyDiabetes App to track the risk factors and keep them within target by means of life style modification (diet, weight, exercise, not smoking etc) and appropriate medication (Statins, ACE inhibitors / Angiotensin blockers) in addition to blood glucose lowering medication.