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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. Keesha

    Keesha Type 2 · Well-Known Member

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    Good morning all. A whopping 6.8 fbs this morning!
     
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  2. mo53

    mo53 Type 2 · Expert

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    Good afternoon 6.3

    @Goonergal thank you for your kind thoughts. I think I have sciatica! Very painful leg, hip and back:(
     
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  3. GrumpyOldPhart

    GrumpyOldPhart Type 2 · Well-Known Member

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    Thank you; we love it there, too. In fact, my dream retirement home!;)
     
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  4. Tipetoo

    Tipetoo Type 2 · Expert

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    5.8 at 4:30 am.
     
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  5. Ally Pally

    Ally Pally Type 2 · Well-Known Member

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    6.1 at 0600hrs - I ‘snacked’ late last night, waiting for my AWOL cat to come home. Her revenge for me taking her to vet yesterday for annual inoculations. Such a drama queen!
     
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  6. Goonergal

    Goonergal Type 2 · Moderator
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    Morning all. Exactly 5.0 today.
     
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  7. PatsyB

    PatsyB Type 2 · Well-Known Member

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    6.6 this morning ate more than usual last eve grrr
     
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  8. Silver Hammer

    Silver Hammer Type 2 · Well-Known Member

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    5.2 this morning

    Maxwell
     
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  9. Diawara

    Diawara Type 2 · Well-Known Member

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    5.3 @0616 nice blue sky...cant be as bad as yesterdays washout...
     
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  10. DJC3

    DJC3 Type 2 · Expert

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    5.3
    snap @Diawara , still pretty dark here though
     
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  11. Diawara

    Diawara Type 2 · Well-Known Member

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    we get the sun first this side of the country !
     
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  12. ally1

    ally1 Type 2 · Expert

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  13. Freema

    Freema Type 2 · Expert

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    Godmorning all

    5.5 today best for a very long time maybe my liver is busy coping with the herbatitis vaccine hmm but happy with a lower number
     
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  14. zand

    zand Type 2 · Expert

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    7.0 Not too pleased about it. I cooked a roast for the family and I didn't have roasties or Yorkshire pudding, or dessert and I have gone up to 7.0 today grrrr.
     
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  15. ianpspurs

    ianpspurs Type 2 · Master

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    FrostyMcfrostyface and his band the fingertinglers playing live this am. When the random number generator settled on a consistent version of events it plumped for 4.8. Make fbg great again.
     
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  16. ianpspurs

    ianpspurs Type 2 · Master

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    That should help the confusion immensely:angelic: Good numbers though, just tough it out ( I believe one might refer to you as a tough old bird at this safe distance:angelic:)
     
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  17. Prem51

    Prem51 Type 2 · Expert

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    Good Morning! Another 7.0 at 0630 today.
     
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  18. eddie07

    eddie07 Type 2 · Well-Known Member

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    3.8 today. Day 4 of liquid only fast. Hope it doesn't drop further!
     
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  19. chancellors

    chancellors Type 2 · Well-Known Member

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    4.8 @ 07:38

    Alf
     
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  20. Mbaker

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

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    4.1 @ 07.38
     
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