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A 41-year-old member asked:

What would be considered a normal blood sugar level for a 71 year old woman?

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Dr. DawnRenee Cinocco
Geriatrics 18 years experience
It depends on when: It depends on the time of day and when her last meal was eaten. If she has been fasting all night and her morning blood sugar is >150 that is not "normal". If you are wondering about her having diabetes you can ask for a test called hgba1c. (hemoglobin a 1 c). A number above 8 would likely require some medication for diabetes. I hope this helps.
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A 27-year-old female asked:

What is a normal blood sugar for 27 yr old woman?

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Dr. James Rochester
Family Medicine 28 years experience
Blood sugar: if fasting, ie not eaten in 12 hours then 70-100 pretty normal. If you have eaten then it varies greatly depending on what you have eaten, when you ate. Hope this helps. Best of luck Dr R
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