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BLOOD SUGAR in 17 yr old female

I am a 17 yr old female, diabetes runs in my family and id like to know what my average blood sugar should be, my sugar is always below 80 and alot of times its at 50 or 40 im aproxammitly 5 9 and around 270
Asked On : Mon, 14 Feb 2011
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Diabetologist 's  Response
Yes Type 2 Diabetes is Hereditary
If One Parent is Diabetic the chances are 40 % and if both Parents are Diabetic its 80% ; Obesity - (Metabolic Syndrome with PCOS With Insulin Resistance is a predisposing factor to Diabetes)
What is Ur Height , Weight is more Important now than your blood Sugars
A Random Blood Sugars --just tell one their blood sugars at that particular moment based on what eaten then , as per the ADA latest 2011 guidelines HbA1c-% done by HPLC Method is a more accurate tests to pick up early Prediabetic (borderline)--a Reading between 5.8-6.2%--> is a Prediabetic and a reading above 6.3% is a Diabetic.
Changing ones Life-style (Dieatry modifications) with mandatory daily excercises helps alot
Answered: Tue, 15 Feb 2011
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Dietitian & Nutritionist Ms. Ketki's  Response

Diabetes is a lifestyle disorder where genetics marks its own importance ; which can be controlled by proper lifestyle modification.

Why such peaks in your sugars dear?? r u not eating properly? is your job so stressfull??
Get following tests done and then you can get back to me.

1. BSL ( fasting as well as PP- after meal)
2. HbA1c

for further communication / queries,

Ketki Itraj
Diet Consultant , Pune

Answered: Fri, 4 Mar 2011
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Take homeopathy liquid Dibonil. 20 drops in a cup of water half hour before meals twice a day.
Answered: Fri, 4 Mar 2011
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Better drink DNA Noni herbal fruit juice, 10 ml twice a day on empty stomach diluted in water. During the day, drink about 2 to 3 liters plain water to flush out toxins from the body. Drink Noni for about 4 to 6 months for better results. For more details, log in to or send me a mail to

Answered: Fri, 4 Mar 2011
Ayurveda Specialist Dr. Annapoorna Bhat's  Response
hi, your sugar level is normal. please do exercises, eat nutritious food avoiding junk foods, having more calories, aviod stress follow healthy life style.
Answered: Mon, 14 Feb 2011
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Ayurveda Specialist Dr. Ram Mani Bhandari's  Response
There is chance of Diabetes in Heriditary but it is not 100% possilble. Your current test is normal so there is nothing to worry. Be alert in your dietary habit and exercises and Yoga practice you wil be far from diabetes..
Answered: Fri, 4 Mar 2011
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