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A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Killian
28 years experience General Practice
Testing Blood Sugar: That level is normal for the first hour after a meal. There is no evidence here with this one test of disease.

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A 44-year-old male asked:
Dr. Patrick Connor
35 years experience Emergency Medicine
Excellent: It appears that you keep diabetes under excellent control Do you check your Hemoglobin A1C yearly.
Dr. Tiffanie Noonan
20 years experience Pediatrics
No specific question: The fasting blood sugar results you are providing do indeed point to diabetes. Are you under the care of a physician and being treated for the diabet ... Read More
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Dr. Nayana Trivedi
39 years experience Internal Medicine
Well Managed: Fasting Blood sugar if can be brought down a bit lower ( say
A 45-year-old male asked:
Dr. David Sneid
41 years experience Endocrinology
Don't understand: What you're asking. You need to talk w/your doctor if you have concerns.
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A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
44 years experience Pathology
Yes: We're taking only a few mL. A blood donation takes a pint.
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Thomas Knecht
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Yes: Hi a fasting serum glucose of 7.7 mM (which is 138.7 mg/dl) meets criteria for diabetes (fasting serum glucose 126 mg/dl or greater, or 7.0 mM or grea ... Read More
A 43-year-old male asked:
Dr. Girish Kalva
25 years experience Internal Medicine
Change ur diet: one blood sugar is useless to change your dose.always record as many readings as you can and discuss the trend with your doctor.Dont treat yourself on ... Read More
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A 25-year-old male asked:
Dr. Andrew Johnston
35 years experience Internal Medicine
Go to a doctor!: Your glucose is quite high. It needs to be treated. Please go to a doctor tomorrow! don't wait.
A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Edwin Ishoo
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Just because: This is not an appropriate forum for curiosity. The blood sugar monitor is a medical device and should only be used for proper medical reasons. 120 af ... Read More
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Sneid
41 years experience Endocrinology
Not necessarily: But your glucose are above normal, suggesting diabetes or at least prediabetes. The exact name doesn't matter. You need education, diet, exercise, wei ... Read More
A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Glenn Messina
35 years experience Aesthetic Medicine
Probably: Thirst will come with a high sugar because it makes the body sense a high osmolarity and triggers a thirst. High sodium intake can do the dame so your ... Read More

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