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What is the normal blood sugar be for a child under 10 yrs old.?

What is the normal blood sugar be for a child under 10 yrs old.?

Same as adult: Unless the child is a newborn, a normal fasting blood sugar should be between 65-99 mg/dl. Two hours following a meal, the blood sugar should be less than 140 mg/dl. ...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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At fasting blood glucose is 4.75 taken sugar after 2 hours then glucose is 4.74?

At fasting blood glucose is 4.75 taken sugar after 2 hours then glucose is 4.74?

Normal: Both levels are normal. Blood sugar levels can remain very stable no matter what you eat when you have a normal pancreas. ...Read more

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What should my blood glucose/ blood sugar be at?

What should my blood glucose/ blood sugar be at?

70-99mg/dl fasting: Normal blood sugars are between 70-100mg/dl when you are in a fasting state (at least 8hrs). Diabetes is present when the number hits 126mg/dl in the fasting state. When the sugars fall in between these ranges (100-125), this would be considered impaired fasting glucose or pre-diabetes (borderline diabetes). ...Read more

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Will 4 grams of sugar affect fasting blood glucose?

Do you have diabetes: If you have diabetes the more sugar you take the higher your blood sugar is likely to be.

If you don't have diabetes it is likely that 4 grams of sugar won't affect your diabetes.

Why are you taking 4 grams of sugar?
Are you really weighing it? ...Read more

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I smoke rarely, every few days I would have one. Would I be able to keep a good blood glucose/sugar level if I just have just one cigarette?

Your blood: Sugar depends upon thousands of things, most of which you cannot control. You can, however, control diet, exercise, risk factors, medication, monitoring, glucose control etc. Smoking is one of those thing you an also control. It's not up to me to tell you how much you can get away with before you have trouble, because it's impossible to state with certainty. Your choice. I can't give permission. ...Read more

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What is making my vision blur? Its worse when I eat sugar or blood glucose goes below 5.0mmol but is sometimes blurred when glucose level is good. Idea

What is making my vision blur? Its worse when I eat sugar or blood glucose goes below 5.0mmol but is sometimes blurred when glucose level is good. Idea

Fluctuating glucose: Patients with fluctuating blood sugar levels often have fluctuations in vision. It could be simply that, something like latent hyperopia and need for glasses, or something more serious. You need a good eye exam to diagnose. Diabetics need to be seen annually at the least. ...Read more

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Is it true that 5 grams of table sugar will not raise your blood glucose level? (Assuming nothing else consumed with it--just the 5 g of sugar)

Is it true that 5 grams of table sugar will not raise your blood glucose level? (Assuming nothing else consumed with it--just the 5 g of sugar)

Sugar: 42 M: Is it true that 5 grams of table sugar will not raise your blood glucose level? (Assuming nothing else consumed with it--just the 5 g of sugar) ANS: This will depend on how large you are but not likely to increase BS. Easy to test in you. Let us know. ...Read more

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What is the normal blood sugar level for a 4year old child? I think my grandson may have a issue with his. It may be on the high side.

What is the normal blood sugar level for a 4year old child? I think my grandson may have a issue with his. It may be on the high side.

Normal: Normal blood sugar levels are higher in young children than they are in adults. 100 mg/dl to 200mg/dl is considered normal with a fasting glucose at the lower end. If you are concerned about your grandchild's blood sugar level, you should contact your grandchild's doctor. Depending on his symptoms, the doctor may want to check his blood and urine in a lab, also. Good luck! ...Read more

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What is the normal fasting blood sugar for an 11 year old child?

What is the normal fasting blood sugar for an 11 year old child?

70-105: Fasting blood glucose should range from 70 to 105 mg/dl. A level of 126 and above plus diabetic symptoms, e.g., excessive drinking from thirst, is diagnostic for diabetes mellitus. ...Read more

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Seizures in 13 days old boy baby. Blood glucose, Ca normal. Mild diffuse cerebral edema seen in MRI scan. Diagnosis and suggestions pls. ?

Seizures in 13 days old boy baby. Blood glucose, Ca normal. Mild diffuse cerebral edema seen in MRI scan. Diagnosis and suggestions pls. ?

Many possible: Conditions exist here. Your baby needs a thorough neurologic evaluation and testing for, among others, inborn errors of metabolism. Possibilities also include infection, trauma (shaking?) vascular anomalies. Diffuse cerebral edema is a non specific finding. ...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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Can you tell me about normal blood sugar level in child?

Can you tell me about normal blood sugar level in child?

Depends on age: Normal values are:
Premature baby 45-100mg/dl
Full term baby 45-120mg/dl
1 wk old - 16 yr - 60-105mg/dl
Older than 16 - 70-115mg/dl
However, certain circumstances may change these slightly and still be considered normal, such as stress (physical or emotional), some medications and whether or not the test was done fasting. ...Read more