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Am i diabetic?

I dont know how to classify myself
Either type 2 or prediabetic
What are the governing numbers?
I am now for 2 eeaks on low carb diet and no medication
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231441 tn?1333896366
Hi

Prediabetic and diabetic are a continuum. Going by hba1c truly normal is less than 5.0, 5.7 or so wool get you diagnosed as Prediabetic, 6.5 or so diabetic  - depending on the lab ranges.

Fasting < 95 normal, 95 - 124 Prediabetic, 125 + diabetic.

2 hour post eating should be < 120 to be normal.

Hope this helps.
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Thanks a lot
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