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Glucose Meters

Discussion in 'Prediabetes' started by TrendyD, Jan 23, 2019.

  1. Listlad

    Listlad Prediabetes · BANNED

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    Yeah, I have never liked needles.
     
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  2. Milesy18

    Milesy18 · Active Member

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    Hi I'm looking to buy one, where it asks if you are diabetic do you still answer yes if your prediabetic? Many thanks
     
  3. TrendyD

    TrendyD Prediabetes · Active Member

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    I ordered mine over the phone and I can't remember what if i was asked, I do know that when i ordered extra strips I definitely did not say i was diabetic.
    If you do order one ensure you order extra strips and lancets at the same time as the ones that come with the kit only last a couple of days or you will have to to wait 3/4 days for a new order.
     
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  4. Milesy18

    Milesy18 · Active Member

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    Thankyou yes I'm going to get the extras
     
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  5. Alison Campbell

    Alison Campbell Prediabetes · Well-Known Member

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    I don't because I'm not and don't want a letter from HMRC regarding VAT evasion.

    https://www.diabetes.co.uk/vat-exemption.html
     
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    Bluetit1802 Type 2 (in remission!) · Guru

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    If you do, and it is up to you, then you are breaking the law I'm afraid.
     
  7. Milesy18

    Milesy18 · Active Member

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    Not looking to break the law that's why Im asking on here , I don't know if prediabetes classes under diabetic option. Sorry not to clued up
     
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  8. SlimLizzy

    SlimLizzy Prediabetes · Well-Known Member

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    didnt even get those words of advice, was told to "Come back in six months for another test."
     
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  9. Listlad

    Listlad Prediabetes · BANNED

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    I was lucky. :D
     
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