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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. ianpspurs

    ianpspurs Type 2 · Master

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    Great number Mrs McD. Happy New Year to McDowell's all:)
     
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  2. Rockman

    Rockman Type 2 · Well-Known Member

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    Good afternoon all today has been very high 14.3 I don't know why !
     
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  3. pinky_69

    pinky_69 Type 2 · Active Member

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    Can someone tell me why my sugar level is higher in the morning and my doc never seems bothered by that only my h1bc results?
     
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  4. DJC3

    DJC3 Type 2 · Expert

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    It’s probably the dawn phenomenon, this link helps explain it. It often stays higher even after you’ve controlled bg during the rest of the day

    https://www.dietdoctor.com/the-dawn-phenomenon
     
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  5. Rich12

    Rich12 Type 2 · Member

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    10.9 at 6am. That’s good.
     
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  6. Tipetoo

    Tipetoo Type 2 · Expert

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    6.2 at 4:30 am.

    This is got be from the lack of draught beer, because of the messed up opening hours at the bowls club over the festive season. :meh:
     
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  7. JanetMcDowell

    JanetMcDowell · Well-Known Member

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    Same to you and yours.
     
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  8. Goonergal

    Goonergal Type 2 · Master

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    Hmm. Exactly 6 today. No obvious reason. :banghead:
     
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  9. Silver Hammer

    Silver Hammer Type 2 · Well-Known Member

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    5.4 this morning

    Maxwell
     
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  10. ViolaChiri

    ViolaChiri Type 2 · Well-Known Member

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    Was 5.8 @ 6am....have a great day!
     
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  11. JanetMcDowell

    JanetMcDowell · Well-Known Member

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    5.6 this morning.
     
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  12. DJC3

    DJC3 Type 2 · Expert

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    6.0 today. Snap @Goonergal, its mildly disappointing for me but you are normally a lot lower - strange. Hope things get back to normal soon.
     
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  13. keefidee

    keefidee Type 2 · Well-Known Member

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    6.7 @ 6.45am
     
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  14. chancellors

    chancellors Type 2 · Well-Known Member

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    5.7 @ 07:50

    Alf
     
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  15. Freema

    Freema Type 2 · Expert

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    6.8 this morning
     
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  16. Mbaker

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

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    4.1 @ 07.51
     
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  17. Christine22080

    Christine22080 Type 2 · Active Member

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    Morning, 7.2 at 8.30 eek.
     
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  18. Rachox

    Rachox Type 2 (in remission!) · Moderator
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    5.0 this morning :)
     
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  19. Hiitsme

    Hiitsme Type 2 · Well-Known Member

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    6.7
     
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  20. Prem51

    Prem51 Type 2 · Expert

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    Good Morning! 7.2 at 0630.
     
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