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Relation: relationship to diabetic; implies user is not diabetic themself. Parent/Lover/Friend

Type: T1, T2, GD, T1.5/LADA, MODY, ND (other non-diabetic)

Year: year of diagnosis

Treatment: MDI (multiple daily injections), Pump, Pump/CGM, Pills, Diet/Exercise

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mg/dl to mmol/l | mmol/l to mg/dl :----: | :----: 40 ~ 2.2 | 2.0 ~ 36 45 ~ 2.5 | 2.5 ~ 45 50 ~ 2.8 | 3.0 ~ 54 55 ~ 3.1 | 3.5 ~ 63 60 ~ 3.3 | 4.0 ~ 72 65 ~ 3.6 | 4.5 ~ 81 70 ~ 3.9 | 5.0 ~ 90 75 ~ 4.2 | 5.5 ~ 99 80 ~ 4.4 | 6.0 ~ 108 85 ~ 4.7 | 6.5 ~ 117 90 ~ 5.0 | 7.0 ~ 126 95 ~ 5.3 | 7.5 ~ 135 100 ~ 5.6 | 8.0 ~ 144 110 ~ 6.2 | 8.5 ~ 153 120 ~ 6.7 | 9.0 ~ 162 130 ~ 7.2 | 9.5 ~ 171 140 ~ 7.8 | 10.0 ~ 180 150 ~ 8.3 | 10.5 ~ 189 160 ~ 8.9 | 11.0 ~ 198 170 ~ 9.4 | 11.5 ~ 207 180 ~ 10.0 | 12.0 ~ 216 190 ~ 10.6 | 12.5 ~ 225 200 ~ 11.1 | 13.0 ~ 234 220 ~ 12.2 | 13.5 ~ 243 240 ~ 13.3 | 14.0 ~ 252 260 ~ 14.4 | 14.5 ~ 261 280 ~ 15.5 | 15.0 ~ 270 300 ~ 16.7 | 16.0 ~ 288 320 ~ 17.8 | 17.0 ~ 306 340 ~ 18.9 | 18.0 ~ 324 360 ~ 20.0 | 19.0 ~ 342 380 ~ 21.1 | 20.0 ~ 360 400 ~ 22.2 | 21.0 ~ 378 420 ~ 23.3 | 22.0 ~ 396 440 ~ 24.4 | 23.0 ~ 414 460 ~ 25.5 | 24.0 ~ 432

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Calculate mmol/l x 18.018 = mg/dl

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