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A 50-year-old male asked:

My blood sugar level for this two days are high 5.7 mmol and 6.0 mmol fasting. my normal reading for last weeks were 5.4, 4.9, 5.6. should i worry?

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Dr. Al Hegab
Dr. Al Hegabanswered
Allergy and Immunology 41 years experience
Yes: This is a prediabetes range,(5.6 - 6.9) you may want to watch your diet, lose weight and exercise more, also see your primary doctor who may start you on something as metformin, according to your case, wish you wellness
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