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• I am diabetic since 5 years, for the last 5 years my fasting blood glucose in between 125-134 mg/dL and my blood sugar level two hours after eati?

• I am diabetic since 5 years, for the last 5 years my fasting blood glucose in between 125-134 mg/dL and my blood sugar level two hours after eati?

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 diabetes? If you are on medication I would advise that you follow up with your physician to discuss your results. Heed the lifestyle advice that your doctor gives you, changing your diet and exercising will greatly affect you long term outcome. ...Read more

Blood Sugar (Definition)

The blood sugar concentration or blood glucose level is the amount of glucose (sugar) present in the blood of a human or animal. The body naturally tightly regulates blood glucose levels as a part of metabolic homeostasis. Glucose is the primary source of energy for the body's cells, and blood lipids (in the form of fats and oils) are primarily ...Read more


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What is a healthy blood sugar level?

What is a healthy blood sugar level?

Blood sugar: Fating 60-100. 101-125 is elevated over 126 is considered diabetic. ...Read more

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How to raise your blood sugar level?

How to raise your blood sugar level?

Sugar: Hi. Are you talking about diabetes and treating hypoglycemia? I hate to guess. Insulin therapy is the BIG risk for hypoglycemia. But as you would imagine (and your doctor should have told you), treat low sugar with sugar. If you're very low but conscious, use liquid sugar (e.g., juice, sugar soda). If you're unconscious, someone can give you glucagon or call paramedics. Good luck and be safe! ...Read more

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Is 351 a dangerous blood sugar level?

Is 351 a dangerous blood sugar level?

In the long term: Hi. If you run sugars in that range in the long term, then of course it's dangerous...to your eyes, kidneys, nerves, blood vessels, infection risk, amputation risk, etc. Fortunately, in the short term, it's not the least bit dangerous. If you have insulin, it's very easy to treat. If you don't, you should get some! Good luck! ...Read more

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How I can reduce my blood sugar level?

How I can reduce my blood sugar level?

Elevated glucose: Watching simple carbs and doing more physical exercise would help. However if these measures are not enough, one may need medications if glucose stays significantly elevated especially in diabetics. ...Read more

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Best drug to control blood sugar level?

Best drug to control blood sugar level?

Best way lower sugar: Exercise, and low carbohydrate diet. Eating a low sugar and low calorie diet combined with regular moderate exercise is the absolute first thing to do to lower one's sugars. Then medication is determined based upon your blood sugar and health history. ...Read more

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What is blood sugar level supposed to be?

What is blood sugar level supposed to be?

Blood sugar: Blood sugar (a test for diabetes) can be measured at various times. A fasting blood sugar should be less than 100 mg/dl, and a blood sugar taken randomly should not exceed 200 mg/dl. Blood sugar 2 hours after a meal should be less than 140. If you think you have high blood sugar, you should see your doctor for a blood draw. ...Read more

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My blood sugar level is 162 is that good?

My blood sugar level is 162 is that good?

Goal is: 90-130 am, 90-150 2-4 hours after eating
without any numbers <80. ...Read more

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What does a blood sugar level of 470 mean?

Way to high: You need to see your doctor pronto and get this under control It is likely you will require insulin with a level like this. I would immediately start cutting out carbs, sugars regular sodas, cakes etc and get to the doctor!
You are at risk for stroke, blindness kidney failure and so on ...Read more

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Help! Is 291 a dangerous blood sugar level?

Help! Is 291 a dangerous blood sugar level?

Yes, but not: Immediately. If your random blood sugar is 291, you are almost certainly a diabetic and should seek care to avoid further damage to your health. ...Read more

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What is a normal/average blood sugar level?

What is a normal/average blood sugar level?

65-100: 65-100 when drawn out of a vein while fasting. Various authorities have different "normal" levels. There are, however, no exact cut-offs, it's all a continuium. See diabetes.Org for more into. ...Read more

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Is 130 blood sugar level normal for a child?

Is 130 blood sugar level normal for a child?

Blood sugar level: It depends whether it is fasting or non-fasting.
The upper limit of normal for a fasting blood glucose is 99 mg. After food or juice intake, 130 mg may not be high. ...Read more

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Please describe the normal blood sugar level?

Blood sugar: Mean level is 5.5mmol/l or 100mg./dl., although it fluctuates during the day where it rises after meals. The normal fasting level is 70-100 mg./dl. If not fasting, the level should not exceed 125 mg./dl. For diabetics, the level should be 70-130 fasting, or less than 180 after meals. ...Read more

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At what blood sugar level should I go to e.R.?

At what blood sugar level should I go to e.R.?

Don't treat numbers: If your physician has not given you a specific number (which would be very high), don't visit the er unless you know you are seriously sick. Your physician has told you how to detect ketoacidosis, nonketotic hyperglycemia, and problematic hypoglycemia (it's most important you learn to manage this last one on your own.). ...Read more

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What medicines bring your blood sugar level up?

What medicines bring your blood sugar level up?

Blood sugar: The more important question is why your blood sugar might be low. Are you on medicines for high blood sugar and dropping too low? Are you checking your blood sugar, and if so what readings are you getting? If these things are OK you can relax. If not please see your doctor ASAP! ...Read more

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What medicines bring your blood sugar level up?

What medicines bring your blood sugar level up?

Blood sugar: Doctors differ to a small extent in what they consider as normal levels for blood sugar.

Do you know what your blood sugars are?

A blood sugar range from about 70 to 110 is ideal, Anything below 70 that makes you feel unwell needs attention by your doctor. ...Read more

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How can I tell if my blood sugar level too low?

How can I tell if my blood sugar level too low?

By measuring it: The only way to measure the level of your blood sugar is by measuing it with a blood glucose monitor. Some of the symptoms of low blood sugar are hunger, feeling shaky, dizziness, weakness, headache, irritability, sweating, poor coordination, numbness of the mouth and tongue, and eventually passing out. ...Read more

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Can you help? Is 271 good for blood sugar level?

Can you help? Is 271 good for blood sugar level?

NOT good: Hi. You should probably see an endocrinologist. You need to have a doctor define a goal blood sugar (BG) range for you and make sure you have the tools necessary to control your diabetes well. Chronically poor BG control increases your risk of things you REALLY don't want to have (blindness, kidney failure, nerve pain, amputations, heart attack, stroke, infections). I suggest you see a specialist. ...Read more

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What should I eat to raise my blood sugar level?

What should I eat to raise my blood sugar level?

Imple sugars in liqu: Lich as thce but any real fruit juice is loaded with sugar and is absorbed rapidly. There are also a number of products such as glucose tabs. That can be utilized. In severe hypoglycemia an injectable medicine called glucagon may be utilized. Caution with glucagon it can rarely cause severe elevation of blood pressure. ...Read more

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What are some ways to control blood sugar level?

What are some ways to control blood sugar level?

Meat and veggies: Eat only meat or fish or cheese or eggs or poultry and low starch veggies, drink only water. In other words avoid all carbs, carbs will only briefly raise your sugar levels and then you will get hungry again. The fats in the meat or fish or cheese or eggs or poultry will act like a "log on your metabolic fire" to keep your blood sugar stable for hours. ...Read more

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What food will make your blood sugar level go up?

What food will make your blood sugar level go up?

See below: Almost any food can raise blood glucose. Foods rich in carbohydrates, such as potatoes, corn, peas, many fruits, pasta etc raise glucose more. See this site for more info on glycemic foods.
http://www. Webmd. Com/diet/features/glycemic-index-diet. ...Read more