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My glucose lvl came to be 5.7 how can i lower it when i am purchasing food should i look at the amount of sugar and calories it has?

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Dr. Melissa Young
Internal Medicine 9 years experience
Yes, and carbs: I assume hemoglobin a1c was 5.7. Stick to a low carb, low calorie diet. Get regular exercise. Maintain a healthy weight.

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