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Type 2s: What was your fasting blood glucose in a morning? (very low chat level)

Discussion in 'Type 2 Diabetes' started by equipoise, Aug 5, 2015.

  1. loulou99782

    loulou99782 Type 2 · Well-Known Member

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    Comparing the two I prefer my accu check to the code free and so does Diabetic nurse at the hospital
     
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  2. MacFee

    MacFee Type 2 · Active Member

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    8 :( I did eat a lot of carbs yesterday and totally suffering today for it xx
     
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  3. TyTy

    TyTy Type 2 · Well-Known Member

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    8.1 this morning
     
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  4. Larissima

    Larissima Type 2 · Well-Known Member

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    6.1 today
     
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  5. bigjohn9916

    bigjohn9916 Type 2 · Well-Known Member

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    4.9 after a superb Tesco tinned beef curry with rice last night :)
     
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  6. JAY1JAY1

    JAY1JAY1 Type 2 · Well-Known Member

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    Not so much beer last night with the boys
    4.6 this morning
     
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  7. Clivethedrive

    Clivethedrive Type 2 · Well-Known Member

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    3.5 am fasting
     
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  8. chancellors

    chancellors Type 2 · Well-Known Member

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    5.2 @ 07:00 fasting
     
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  9. jason134

    jason134 Type 2 · Well-Known Member

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    A much better 6.9 this morning
     
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  10. debdebc

    debdebc Type 2 · Well-Known Member

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    Morning, 8.4 this morning :-(
     
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  11. Diamum5972

    Diamum5972 Type 2 · Well-Known Member

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    7.7 this morning, cold is not as bad as yesterday :)
     
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  12. itchyfeet

    itchyfeet Type 2 · Well-Known Member

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    6.0 for me today:)
     
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  13. orchid5

    orchid5 Type 2 · Well-Known Member

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    6.1 this am, had a week of below 6 too! Mind was nearly 2 hrs later than my norm time. :)
     
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  14. Tim55

    Tim55 Type 2 · Well-Known Member

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    Hi Folks

    Back to 5.3 for me this morning, survived the annual review and agreed to try dropping one metformin per day.
     
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  15. Daphne917

    Daphne917 Type 2 (in remission!) · Well-Known Member

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    4.8 this morning - back into the 4s after a couple of 5s
     
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  16. WeeFergus

    WeeFergus Type 2 · Well-Known Member

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    Late posting again (smacked wrist). I had a fasting reading of 5.2 this morning after a reading of 5.0 at bedtime last night.
     
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  17. GeoffersTaylor

    GeoffersTaylor Type 2 · Well-Known Member

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    5.1 this morning.
    I am an idiot. Mulled wine contains lots of sugar. I was 3 cups in before I remembered. Fool.
     
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  18. Perro

    Perro Type 2 · Well-Known Member

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    6.2
     
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  19. Gary1205

    Gary1205 Type 2 · Well-Known Member

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    6.0
     
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  20. chancellors

    chancellors Type 2 · Well-Known Member

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    Morning 5.1 at 07:00hrs good start to the weekend.
     
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