Diabetes Prevention & Pre-Diabetes Community
Pre-diabetic diagnosis
About This Community:

A community of people with Pre-Diabetes to guide and support your health journey. Ask a question, join a conversation, share experiences on prevention: nutrition, fitness, management.

Font Size:
A
A
A
Background:
Blank
Blank
Blank
Blank Blank

Pre-diabetic diagnosis

During routine health check up in May 2012 my sugar fasting was 80 and pp two hours after a glass of glucose water was 154.  I was advised exercise and avoidance of sweets.  During July 2012 my sugar fasting was 73 and pp after regular breakfast was 73.  Why this variation.  Is pp after glucose water the correct procedure as told by my doctor.
2 Comments Post a Comment
Blank
25201_tn?1255584436
Please look at the list of Communities or Forums as we here deal strictly with Breast Cancer issues ... there are other Forums where you will be able to have your questions or concerns answered. Thanks .....
Blank
141598_tn?1355675363
You are in the correct prediabetes forum, Bhanu68.

Improper testing techniques comes to mind - not cleaning test area, uncalibrated test equipment, etc. To be certain of your blood sugar levels get an A1c  [HbA1c, HgbA1c] test.

An A1c test will inform you of your blood sugars levels for the past 2-3 months, the lifespan of new red blood cells. Excess blood sugars attach to new RBC's never getting absorbed for use as energy. The A1c captures this. It is the standard most doctors use to verify diabetes or not. Your goal is to have <5% results. Good Luck -
Blank
Post a Comment
To
Blank
Diabetes Tracker
Track glucose levels, and other diabetes measurements, symptoms and medications
Start Tracking Now
Blank
FoodDiary Tracker
Track Your Daily Carbs and Overall Diet
Start Tracking Now
Recent Activity
649848_tn?1424570775
Blank
Barb135 commented on dominosarah's status
Jun 26
Avatar_n_tn
Blank
Bhanu68 is ... Comment
Jun 25
225237_tn?1333142599
Blank
franceslee added the Weight Tracker
Jun 25
Diabetes Prevention & Pre-Diabetes Community Resources
RSS Expert Activity
233488_tn?1310696703
Blank
Marathon Running Done Over Many Yea...
May 21 by John C Hagan III, MD, FACS, FAAOBlank
233488_tn?1310696703
Blank
New Article on Multifocal IOL vs &q...
May 21 by John C Hagan III, MD, FACS, FAAOBlank
748543_tn?1371753642
Blank
TMJ/TMJ The Connection Between Teet...
Jan 27 by Hamidreza Nassery , DMD, FICOI, FAGDBlank
Top Diabetes Answerers
649848_tn?1424570775
Blank
Barb135
FL
4851940_tn?1385441629
Blank
jemma116
United Kingdom