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Does Alcohol And Food Affect Glucose Test
One-hour glucose test coming up .My doctor didn't specifically give me a list of foods ok to eat the morning before my appointment. What foods are ok?
None: Hi. No food of any kind. The test should be done in the FASTING state (no food after midnight). Water and black coffee are OK. ...Read more
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
While fasting for fasting glucose test can I eat foods with a zero glycemic index (eggs, steak with no sauce, etc)? I don't see why not.
Hi my father is taking dianil for his diabetes.The glucose test during fasting which is 6 mmol/l and 2 hr's after food 14.1.Pls tel why this big diff?
In 2 days I have an appointment to do my 1 hr glucose test at 29 weeks pregnant, do I need to fast for this test?What foods are acceptable 48hr before
1 hr. glucose test: Call you doctor who prescribed the test and ask for instructions re: fasting and what to eat before. ...Read more
What to do if I am going in for a blood glucose test tomorrow. I don't know how they will test this. can you tell me what will happen?
I am 24wks preg. Dr wants me to do glucose test but I don't have time in my life for this. There's no fam hist of diabetes. Is this really necessary?
Many protocols: You take your blood test before, take a set amount of boost or any other high calorie supplement (i prfer just have the patient have a normal meal) and you do a blood sugar 1 hr after. Some people might still be using glucola 1.75 gm/kg of weight to a max of 75 gm (adult dose). ...Read more
If sugar very high,: yes but many other causes in a diabetic see MD!! SOON,-if even once more, to ER ...Read more
Different tests: Insulin & glucose are 2 different ways to measure diabetes. Insulin is produced by pancreas to keep sugars under control. We measure glucose to see how well sugars are controlled. We can measure Insulin to determine how much effort pancreas is making to control sugars. Think of glucose as speedometer & Insulin as tachometer (hgba1c is avg trip speed - ask a car nut if this doesn't make sense). ...Read more
Yes: Normal reading 2 hours after eating.Get a more detailed answer ›
Glucose test: For glucose test you should be fasting for at least 8 hours, you may drink water and black cfee withot sugar.Thats the reason most of the time we do fasting blodd work including glucose and cholesterol and triglycerides in the morning so that you can eat after that. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Verdict: It's been 2 weeks. You should already know by now. Sorry for the delayed response. Hope it came back negative. ...Read more
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