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What was your fasting blood glucose? (with some chat)

Discussion in 'Diabetes Discussions' started by NewdestinyX, Jun 30, 2011.

  1. karen8967

    karen8967 Type 1 · Expert

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    Goodnight ziggy2017 hope you feel better soon x
     
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  2. JohnEGreen

    JohnEGreen Other · Expert

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    Good night Ziggy hope you feel better in the morning.
     
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  3. DJC3

    DJC3 Type 2 · Expert

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    Night all.
    @Ziggy2017 hope you feel ok in the morning.
     
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  4. philchap1

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    Hope you feel better soon
     
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  5. Jenny15

    Jenny15 Type 2 · Well-Known Member

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    7.1

    Now, you may think this is high, but it is in fact the lowest FBG I've seen in a long time. So I'm proud of it and wanted to share.

    Been 8.5-11.5 since I restarted testing at home 7 months ago. I have no data, but it was probably that high for about two years.

    And I am feeling better in myself, much less fatigued, and the brain fog is almost gone.
     
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  6. Rockman

    Rockman Type 2 · Well-Known Member

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    Good morning
    6.3 @ 03:34 AM ..... Happy Sunday
     
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  7. dunelm

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

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    Good morning all. Just docked in Newcastle. Who knows what I ate and drank last night but the prickometer reading registers 6.1.
    Due to disembark at 0800 so back on my head, SNAFU.
    Hope you all have a smashing day.:angelic:
     
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  8. Goonergal

    Goonergal Type 2 · Moderator
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    Morning all. 4.5 today. Very happy with that.
     
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  9. Freema

    Freema Type 2 · Expert

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    6.3 at 8:00 , had 106 grams of carbs yesterday
     
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  10. rab5

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    5.2
     
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  11. DJC3

    DJC3 Type 2 · Expert

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    Morning @Jenny15 well done on your FBG. You are obviously doing something right.
     
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  12. DJC3

    DJC3 Type 2 · Expert

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    5.6 for me this morning. Happy with that so back to bed with coffee and the Sunday papers.
    Have a lovely day everyone.
     
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  13. DJC3

    DJC3 Type 2 · Expert

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    All that walking yesterday seems to have had a good effect. How are your shins this morning?
     
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  14. alf_Josiah

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    Good morening Ladies and Gentlemen and all writers of science fiction and fantasy who go under the name of weather forecasters at the BBC.

    A 7.0 for me this morning.
    Decisions to be made this morning as to how to enjoy myself subject
    1. Mrs J's permission
    2. Mrs J not finding out. Perferred option.
    Have a good one folks.
     
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  15. heavyd

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    Morning all.7.9 today. No exercise yesterday and had a lot of high carbohydrates food throughout
     
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  16. philchap1

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    Morning everyone, 6.3 today, have a good day.
     
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  17. Goonergal

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    Thanks. Shins are doing ok but will be cautious today. Probably just as well it’s a bit overcast or I’d be rushing out the door again to catch the sun! I put the FBG more down to OMAD than the walking - fasting has a bigger impact for me.
     
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  18. Cumberland

    Cumberland Type 1 · Master

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    Have a good day peeps
     
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  19. Mbaker

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

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    4.0 @ 07.55
     
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  20. ianpspurs

    ianpspurs Type 2 · Expert

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    Morning all. The overnight rain here saved me the task and expense of watering so a win there. I slept an hour longer and a pound has disappeared from the random rise so another plank in the normal platform. Resting pulse coming back down adds another plank. Small victories must suffice for now.
    5.2 fbg today which is also better than yesterday where there were some whoppers in the readings - some of which had not been seen since early March. Maybe some kind of normal could return this week :woot:
    @DJC3 Nice start - newspapers eh very decadent we only ever have the free ones from Waitrose.(I do read The Guardian, Telegraph and Washington Post online) @Goonergal glad your bg responded well to yesterday keep an eye on the long game and rest those shins today. @dunelm I believe that great philosopher Madonna summed up your plight, life is a mystery:angelic:
     
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