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what is a normal blood screen number

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I don't have Diabetes, but my husband is at risk
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A1c  under 5.6 is good

fasting BG under 100 good (best under 90)
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So sorry to hear that your husband is at risk- has he been to a doctor to get evaluated?  

This article has some good general information for understanding diabetes and what a good glucose reading is:

http://www.medhelp.org/diabetes/articles/The-ABCs-of-Diabetes/2327

It's important that he get some goals for his levels from a doctor though, the doctor will be able to evaluate his specific case and will know better what levels he should be maintaining for fasting, and before and after meals.  

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Labs have different numbers. My doctor sets the limit of 180 after a meal and 70 the lowest limit. The lab sets 150 has highest level. A1C I'm told should be less than 7
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