The best glucose meters for accuracy include Accu-Chek Aviva, TRUEresult and Accu-Chek Compact Plus, according to The key to finding the right glucose test meter is for individuals to consider cost, ease of us... More » Health Diagnostics & Imaging

Residents of Ireland and the United Kingdom can obtain a free OneTouch Ultra 2 meter from the manufacturer, according to LifeScan. U.S. and Canadian residents can obtain a free OneTouch meter simply by filling out a form... More » Health Diagnostics & Imaging

Manual calibration instructions for a glucose meter include finding the coding number on the test strip vial, inserting the test strip into the meter and entering the correct coding number. For meters with automatic cali... More » Health Medical Ranges & Levels
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The Accu-Chek Aviva Plus is recommended by Consumer Search due to its high marks for testing accuracy. Among high-tech meters, the Genesis Meter is bluetooth capable, and In Touch has cellular connectivity, according to ... More » Health Diagnostics & Imaging

The OneTouch UltraMini glucose meter is reset by using the data cable provided with the unit, notes eHow. Turn off the unit before connecting it to the computer to prevent a software malfunction. More » Health Diagnostics & Imaging

The Nylander test is a medical test for glucose in the urine, making use of a solution that contains bismuth subnitrate. The solution forms a black precipitate in a positive reaction. More » Health Diagnostics & Imaging

The best way for an individual to obtain free supplies such as glucose test strips is to check with his insurance company or with Medicare, suggests Mayo Clinic. Strips are sometimes covered if they are prescribed by a p... More » Health Diagnostics & Imaging