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A 46-year-old male asked:
Dr. Randy Baker
39 years experience in Holistic Medicine
Very helpful: The glycemic index measures how much a food raises blood sugar compared to eating sugar. But the glycemic indexes of a meal are the average, so if yo ... Read More
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A 37-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
48 years experience in Pathology
See below: Lab results are more accurate and are used for diagnosis of diabetes. See this site for information on normal glucose in fasting state and levels afte ... Read More
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A 46-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ahimsa porter Sumchai md
Specializes in Sports Medicine
Carbs as energy: Let me begin by congratulating you! A postprandial blood sugar of 100 mg/dl range is something to brag about. Obviously you are doing something right ... Read More
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A 46-year-old male asked:
Dr. Thomas Knecht
30 years experience in Endocrinology
Not standardized: Hi. Finger stick blood glucose measurement is not approved for diagnosis, and there is no standardized value for "shortly after" "a meal". The standar ... Read More
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A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Joseph Gutman
42 years experience in Internal Medicine
Well...: Yes it could be normal, depending on what you ate before, and the method used to measure the blood sugar. Most accurate test is a fasting blood gluco ... Read More
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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Martin Fried
35 years experience in General Practice
Under 120: Independent of what they eat, the blood sugar of a truly normal person is: Under 120 mg/dl (6.6 mmol/L) one or two hours after a meal. Most normal ... Read More
A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. David Sneid
40 years experience in Endocrinology
Yes it is: but it's in the high normal range. If you're obese it would also be important to see what your glucose is 2 hours after a meal and even do a hba1c to ... Read More
A 43-year-old female asked:
Dr. Thomas Knecht
30 years experience in Endocrinology
High fasting glucose: Hi. Yes, that would be a high fasting glucose (upper limit of normal is 99). It should be repeated; if reproducible, you have impaired fasting glucose ... Read More
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A 36-year-old male asked:
Dr. Clarence Grim
56 years experience in Endocrinology
Blood glucose: Is blood sugar 101 3 hr after meal and also cup of tea in between? ANS: there are.no "normal" values for these conditions. With or without sugar in te ... Read More
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