What is Normal Blood Sugar Level

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If not addressed, pre-diabetes can lead to type 2 diabetes, a serious health condition in which the body does not properly process insulin. Children blood sugar levels Blood sugar levels chart Checking for BS: With this condition, food might remain in your stomach for several hours before being released into the small intestine, at which point your blood glucose will spike, although you may have been fasting for several hours. I've lost 40lbs so far but it seems no matter what I do my weight stays the same. I have cut carb and sugar intake a lot in 2 weeks and calories to about but not much weight loss yet. But the government subsidizes sugar and the mono agriculture of corn, wheat, soy, etc. For this I need your help pls.

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My uncle who is 65 yes old having diabetes. Please suggest what to do? I felt completely normal though. I must also add that my father is a diabetic which explains why i have a blood glucose tester and diabetes runs in my family. A fasting reading this morning I did was 83 then I ate and checked again after and hour or so it was Then checked again at random it was But when I do I get scared out of my wits. My normal blood sugar reading is between to before breakfast my goal is to keep it from going any higher in the morning before breakfast is high to me.

I am type 2 diabetic. I watches what I eat and exercise when I can walking is good. Just around the borderline on both BP and Blood Sugar. Learning how to use natural means diet and exercise to keep both within normal ranges. Nigel Smith, look at what you are eating in the morning and try something with a bit more fibre. This should take a bit longer for the sugar to get into your blood. Sometimes with exercise, glucagon is produced by your liver if your blood sugar is too low and this will increase the test result.

Only you know what you have eaten so diet is important. Speak to your doctor for diet advice. In the morning I tend to just have porridge oats with skimmed milk. My higher readings tend to be pre breakfast although the levels are coming down. Thank you for your guidance. Excellent site Being new to this, and someone who does not do things by halves, I have been tracking my glucose levels some 4 or 5 times a day.

It appears that c1 hour after waking my results are the highest, 7. Rest of day always below 7 with an average for the day of 6. I eat healthily and am not overweight , go to gym etc How can I bring down my morning reading as this will reduce the average to closer to 6. Are my results a problem? I got a fasting blood glucose test done for my 10 year old son.

As per your website, it states that fasting levels till for his age group are fine whereas other websites like Wikipedia and Mayo clinic state that is pre-diabetic. Would you please explain why is there so much of a difference and which one should I actually believe in?

I am really worried. Yesterday morning it was 7. Is there reason for concern. My family has a strong history of diabetes and I had gestational diabetes with her brother and sister, but not when I was pregnant with her. My 6 year old son was recently diagnosed as pre-diabetic. He is 4 ft tall and weighs 48lbs so as you can tell he is not over weight in fact his height and weight are perfectly proportionate to each other.

Any way the doctor just called me and told me that his blood glucose levels are high but his insulin levels are normal. The only information she gave me was to change his diet and get the levels checked again in three months. Is that a normal response or is there something else I need to be doing. Hi there my sugar level in the early morning is 6.

During the day and after lunch in 2 hours never above 6. What does that mean. Any thing to worry about Is it high if so What can i do to avoid the high in the morning. I went to a healthy heart clinic and now my doctor wants me to have another test.

I assume they think I could be diabetic my mother is type 2. I did a fasting test which came out at 6. What does this mean? Please can anyone explain. Your values may indicate pre-diabetes. Given the fact that your mother has type 2 diabetes you are under greater risk to develop diabetes type 2 as well although this relation has never been confirmed by scientists.

But we cannot diagnose you, only your personal doctor can do that. What you can do is to change your diet and delay the possible development of this disease by following some simple diet rules. A person with diabetes can enjoy all fruits — be it pineapple or cherries, apples or figs …even citrus fruits and grapes.

The only limitation is the amount of fruits eaten. This amount is different for every person. The following two lines from your table do not make sense.

Postprandial blood glucose levels should be higher not lower than random blood sugar levels. Thank you for pointing that out. There was a slight typo in the chart. I am 48y I test my blood levels at morning some times it is 89 some normaly 95 99 some times it is after meals 1 h it but after 2 h it is some times it is not lot do I consider my self normal or predicated I ckecked my levels for 3 months accumulating it was 5. When I got first diagnosed, my BG was I was normal but because I lost lots of weight and felt too thirsty and urinate frequently, I went to see a doctor.

Then he put me in medication. I am too glad that I did not end up in coma. So — one doctor tells me I am prediabetic with fasting level 5. I know I am sugar sensitive…. In my opinion it is always best to get more opinions.

Go see another doctor. Dears Site Organizer, The content of the site you provided with the considerable information is so well arranged to benefit the users , specially those who are seeking the knowledge to check themselves with the diabetics particulars to be helped accordingly.

This is for before food took the reading for before breakfast and dinner, but not lunch. Yes i tracked them. Sometimes as though i feel that what i am seeing is actually a dream, that its not real. And when that happens, i check my blood pressure is normal, and my glucose reading will be between 5 to 5.

Is there anyone that could advise me please? Btw, i dont feel thirsty or inceased urination. Although my eyesight is not sharp as it used to be. As a nurse and parent of a type 1 diabetic child, your numbers are way off. Nothing under a 4. Low blood sugar can cause serious damage.

If anyone is in doubt, please seek treatment. Especially if there is increased thirst, urination and weight loss. Vomiting and lethargy are a huge indication to seek ambulatory treatment if combined with the other symptoms. I just eaten about 10 mins and my results were 9. I have been a constant dull headache on my forehead for the past 3 weeks with intermittent nausea. My doctor ordered a CBC and thyroid test. Everything came back WNL except my glucose was This was a random glucose.

I had eaten breakfast 3 hrs before the test. My doctor is not concerned with my result. Could the low blood sugar be causing my symptoms? I am otherwise a healthy 34 feamle. Feel free to use our blood sugar converter. I went to doctor, had tetanus shot, 9 days later ended up in emergency room, spent 2 days in ICU with blood sugar level of Now diagnosed with type 2.

No one in family has diabetes. Could vaccines do this? Hi ,My mother went for random blood glucose level test…. May I knw,wat is her present condition???? Your figures are not consistent — sometimes you say that up to 5. Also I think your figures for children are wildly off.

Hallow,my sugar level 4hours after eating was 3. Is that within a normal range. You are way above the normal range. What is your weight and what do you think is a good weight if you could be? What kind of foods do you normally eat? Fat in the cells is the main contributer to type 2 diabetes. One serving of milk at your afternoon snack keeps energy up and blood sugar steady.

Good options might include a sugar-free cappuccino made with 1 cup of nonfat milk or one container of light yogurt. Dinner consists of three servings of meat, two servings of starch, three servings of vegetables, one serving of fruit and two servings of fat. Finish your day with a healthy evening snack consisting of one serving of starch and one serving of milk. Sample snack options include three-quarter cup of unsweetened whole-grain cold cereal with 1 cup of nonfat milk or five whole wheat crackers with one container of light yogurt.

Video of the Day. Renal Diabetic Diet Grocery List. Diet for Children With Type 1 Diabetes. It will be months until I am back to normal. Waiting to see what happens. Nancy, the same thing happened to me!! I took Plexus for a couple of weeks and my kidneys hurt so bad!! I thought I would have to go to the emergency room! Not worth the risk!!! I know it works differently for everyone.. I was on Plexus about a year and a half ago. One day, I was extremely dizzy, clammy, and I had the shakes really badly.

My mother checked my blood sugar with her monitor and it set an alarm off on it—my glucose level was only 63! It took some work to get it back up too! Anyhow I was on with customer service trying to see if I could cancel my order before it shipped, but no such luck. So I got a number to write on the outside of the box and then am supposed to also write return to sender on it.

Oh well I figure that money is nothing in comparison to what could have happened if I drank it and got sick. So thankful I found this before I drank that junk. I will call my bank this AM and see if they think I should either get a new debit card or if they can block them from getting into my acct. I have been taking Slim for a year. About 5 weeks ago I became fatigue and went for bloodwork. I have a low platelet count and elevated B Waiting to see hematologist.

Never had low platelets before. I had been on levothyroxin for the last five years. I started taking plexus slim and the accelerator about six months ago. No more thyroid meds for this chick. You should never stop taking the hormones without talking to a dr. If your numbers are normal that means the hormones are working. I changed hormone meds and started feeling better but come to find out my levels went dangerously low. How can a VERY picky eater lower their blood sugar? My score is borderline-high accoring to this chart: Too much can cause hair loss and headaches.

Ease back on the pink drink- maybe take it 3X per week instead of daily. My Mother had took my blood sugar with her monitor. It was 84… on her thing. I was wondering if that was normal or what? Are these two things linked somehow? Normal blood sugar readings for non diabetic individuals are usually between I am trying desperately to loose weight.

For many years I was very active and exercised loads , but I did enjoy a carb rich diet , which was made up of wholesome carb. Then a few years ago I started with low blood sugar. It is so severe, I have had blood tests and lots of checks but nothing is showing.

I have had checks for diabetes and thyroid checks too. Some one mentioned going back to basics a higher protein diet, i asked the doctor about this and he said that he agreed that high protien diets helped people with low blood sugar like mine, although guidlines say they are not allowed to endorse there. Has any one tried one?

Is there any site with the basics I should follow? Your age has nothing to do with what your blood glucose level should be. It should be below , no matter how old you are. My doctor told me that my blood sugar was so I should keep an eye on it. Is there any reason that the fasting test 12 hours no food would be higher than the random test 4 hours no food?

Does the OneTouch just suck? It went to 30 before lowest and now its at 40 … I am 17 years old.. There are times I get bad anxiety ,shaky , dizy , and throwing up feeling , I am also a bit anaemic … Other then diabetic — what else causes low blood sugar?

I test everyday 2 times a day never high and always a small bit low? Hi, I know that blood sugar is regulated by a negative feedback loop, but is there a positive feedback mechanism for blood sugar? If so, do you know any websites with information about the positive feedback for blood sugar. Hi I have struggled with low blood sugar my entire life. The term is hypoglycemia.

It is NOT diabetes. They are totally different. I have always had to monitor what I eat or drink because that is the key to managing the sugar and not having a shaky episode. For me I realized that processed sugar will cause my blood sugar to drop very low. Also protein will help a lot with keeping the sugar levels in check.

Just eat a healthy high protein diet and cut out the processed sugars and that should help a lot. Please log in again. The login page will open in a new window.

After logging in you can close it and return to this page. The following are some of the ingredients with the resulting side effects: Citrin K This ingredient is controversially linked to cause liver problems. Chromium This chemical affects the level of sugar in the blood. Alpha Lipoic Acid This acid is potentially known to lower blood sugar levels especially when consumed in large quantities.

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