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Included in routine screening is a fasting glucose test (otherwise known as your blood sugar). If this number is below 126mg/dl then you do not have diabetes.
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I had a blood panel done and my fasting glucose came back at 104 mg/dL. My doctor didn't say a word about it but I'm wondering if I have prediabetes and what I should do about it.
Following up to the last post about sleeping, living with diabetes usually does not equate to a good night of sleep, especially for the parents of juvenile diabetics.
One of the most common questions that I get as a diabetic from people who don’t know what it is like to live with the disease is, “Can you sleep with the pump on?” In a word, yes I can.
The pump is an amazing machine that has revolutionized juvenile diabetes care, but it is not without its drawbacks. One of the biggest problems that I have with the pump is the marks ...
Despite all the optimism I try to have about living with diabetes, there are days when I get down on myself about having to live with this disease.
(from the Diabetes Health Center)
If you don't have diabetes, why do you need to think about your blood sugar levels? It's simple: Blood sugar problems don't happen overnight.
My MIL has diabetes, and uses an insulin pump. She told me that there is new research that says the diabetic lows are worse than diabetic highs.
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