Blood sugar fasting was 103, after food was 138. Anything to worry ?
Hi, I did my annual blood about two weeks ago and got my results just recently and my sugar level 116. I am an African American female age 51 with high blood pressure which that is in good control. I since then purchase a True2go glucose meter etc to check daily until I go and see my Dr. on the...
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My Fasting ( 12 hrrs fasting) Blood Sugar is 120
My Fasting ( 12 hrrs fasting) Blood Sugar is 120 and in the same day PP blood sugar (2hrs after meal) show 87, is it correct whether i am diabetic ? I generally test for blood sugar every year . Fasting results vary from 90 to 108. This time I have d
Is my fasting blood sugar level ok?
had fasting bloodwork done at my pcps office - glucose in the 80s total chol under 200 ldl was 102 then our work required bloodwork for a wellness program fasted and results show 104 glucose and total chol of 235 ldl 154 is this possible? have not changed my diet and fasted 14 hrs I am...
Variable fasting blood sugar level. Oral medication for diabetes?
Hi may name is Pat. 49 years old. My fasting blood sugar level varies from 100 to 120 mg per dm I do play squash every other day and sweat lot. Do not take any direct sugar and avoid heavy carbohydrate meal for dinner. Do you suggest me to go for oral medication of diabetics or is there a method...
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Increased sugar in fasting. What can be the cause ?
Dear Doctor, I am having 130 sugar in Fasting. It was previously 104 about 2 months ago. What can be the cause and how it has to be tackled. I am 58,obese and have sedentary life style habit. HTN is under control due to medication. There is absolutely nothing abnormal with my other blood...
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High fasting sugar levels. Need medication?
I have been testing my blood results from last 6 -9 months. My HB1ac is between 5 -6 but the fasting sugar level is normally higher. It varies between 130 to 165. From last few years my fasting sugar level is above 115 To 120 Normally there is a relation to both the tests. If the HB1Ac is between...
Hi and thanks for posting on HCM.
By sugar I suppose you mean diabetes. This manifests as excessive thirst and drinking, excessive urination and weight loss. These are the principal signs.
Do fasting blood sugar if you are concerned or have the above symptoms.
Hope this answers your query. I wish you well.
Dr. Ditah, MD
Whats a normal blood test reading for sugar level (fasting & non-fasting) please? Is sweet potatoe good for diabetic patient?
Fasting blood sugar = 70 - 110 mg/dL;random=70-120 mg/dL;2 hours after eating = 70 - 140 mg/dL;Yes sweet potato is very good for diabetics as it has low glycemic index.
Yesterday afternoon my blood sugar level was 475. This morning it was 275. A month ago it was 136. What doe this mean. Am I diabetic?
i suggest to do HbA1C test, and blood fasting and oral glucose tolerance test at a lab for confirmation. Please fast for at least 10 hours before going to lab. have a light meal a night before. all the best!
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