how dangerous is a fasting blood sugar level of 138?

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Answered: Blood sugar levels.........should I get tested for diabetes

Hi Michael, ----------- Assuming that the test results are right (properly done) than you are diabetic and better see a doctor URGENTLY !. Normal values are up to 120 (after a fast). 449 is extremely high and dangerous for the long run. Your blood sugar has to be first stabiliezed at the "normal ...

Answered: 143 fasting blood sugar

Hi, ------------ No, not alarm but you are diabetic !. Please go to you G.P and start getting the proper treatments (medications). You'll have to change your diet, eat properly do sport and be on constant alert..... the figure can easily go up to 200, 250, 300 and up (without giving you any ...

Answered: What is considered high blood sugar level?

hello, don't compromise with your sugar level if it is high and you feel thirsty, weight loss without any workout, then it is going towards high blood sugar level.

Answered: Why are there more hormones that respond to the low blood sugar than

The human body is a product of thousands of years of evolution. During most of that time, not having enough food was a bigger problem than having too much. So it was far more important for survival to be able to handle situations of lack of food. Only in the last couple of decades has obesity become ...

Answered: My fasting blood sugar test was 86mg is that ok

Hi, Yes, 86 m"g is perfectly OK. However it's also important that the sugar level during the day is balanced and is not fluctuating out of the normal levels. Normal levels are up to 120. Above 140 it's Diabetis. Best regards.
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