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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. Rachox

    Rachox Type 2 (in remission!) · Moderator
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    5.4 for me today :)
     
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  2. Andydragon

    Andydragon Type 2 · Moderator
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    I forgot yesterday but today was 4.8
     
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  3. Estragon

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    What?! What was it? You can say, you’re amongst friends.
     
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  4. ianpspurs

    ianpspurs Type 2 · Master

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    That was the whole day's worth - actually a whopping 21 gms carb
     

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  5. Riva_Roxaban

    Riva_Roxaban Type 2 · Well-Known Member

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    6.4 at 5:00 am.
     
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  6. muzza3

    muzza3 Type 2 · Well-Known Member

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    4.4
     
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  7. Prem51

    Prem51 Type 2 · Expert

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    7.3 at 0515.
     
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  8. Andydragon

    Andydragon Type 2 · Moderator
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    6.8, bit high for me, I know why.
    Am sure it will get back to my normal soon enough
     
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  9. Estragon

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    6.9 and a persistent dry mouth during night. Any known cures?
     
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  10. Silver Hammer

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    5.3 this morning

    Maxwell
     
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  11. ianpspurs

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    5.0 - no likey
     
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  12. Rachox

    Rachox Type 2 (in remission!) · Moderator
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    5.3 this morning :)
     
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    1970clea Type 2 · Well-Known Member

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    5.8 today
     
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    4.4 when I woke up, then up to 5.8 after (black) coffee and meds. Now back to 4.9 three hours later.
     
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    6.3 at 5:00 am.
     
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    4.3
     
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  17. meenahoque

    meenahoque Type 2 · Newbie

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    Fantastic reading.
    I am afraid mine read 7.2
     
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  18. muzza3

    muzza3 Type 2 · Well-Known Member

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    Thanks @meenahoque and welcome.
    I can assure you I have had plenty of 7.2 and higher in the past. I found that is is great to post here and testing has been the basis for my getting BG under control
     
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    5.6 today, all good
     
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  20. Silver Hammer

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    5.5 this morning

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