Tag Archives: Ketone tests

When to test a client’s Ketone level

If your client is not feeling quite right, it could be their Ketone level. The American Diabetes Association suggests checking the Ketone level if the following conditions occur: You test the blood glucose and it is more than 300 mg/dl The client  feels … Continue reading

Posted in Elderly Care | Tagged , | Leave a comment

Proper method to test for Ketones

As was stipulated in yesterday’s blog, Ketone tests are available at most pharmacies. The method available over the counter is by conducting urine tests. These are very simple for a senior to do, but in order to get the correct … Continue reading

Posted in Elderly Care | Tagged , | 1 Comment