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

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

  1. KennyC65

    KennyC65 · Newbie

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    5.6 last night and I wake up to 6.2 this morning. Can anyone tell me why it rises overnight? Might be a naive question but gonna ask all the same
     
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  2. CondorX

    CondorX Type 2 · Well-Known Member

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    Woke up to a 4.8 this morning.......have a great weekend everyone!
     
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  3. Shas3

    Shas3 · Well-Known Member

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    Sorry to hear that... hope the changes help... i am slowly embracing low carb eating though it is a wee bit difficult given my vegetarian Indian upbringing... but am making changes and it is helping. The challenging part is really replacing the carbs... going overboard with fat just doesn’t feel easy and animal protein is relatively new in my life.... managing somehow and it is helping... hope you find what works for you ... all the very best
     
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    Viv19 · Well-Known Member

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    6.6 this morning. Back up again.
     
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  6. Krystyna23040

    Krystyna23040 Type 2 (in remission!) · Well-Known Member

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    4.7 this very wet morning. Looks like rain all day.
     
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  7. HarrisonK

    HarrisonK Type 2 · Well-Known Member

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    5.8 this morning
     
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    philchap1 Type 1 · Well-Known Member

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    Morning, 4.6 for me, enjoy your day.
     
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    Severe_Needle_phobia Type 2 · Well-Known Member

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    7.6 this morning.
    Hope everyone has a nice weekend .
     
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  10. Freema

    Freema Type 2 · Expert

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    7.2 due to pizza last night
     
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  11. karen8967

    karen8967 Type 1 · Expert

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    5.0 for me have a great weekend everyone
     
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    urbanracer Type 1 · Moderator
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    Pizza for Friday evening meal and ONLY 7.8 this morning -- result!
     
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    mojo37 Type 2 · Well-Known Member

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    It does that for me ( tho I don't often test before bed re cost of all this strips ) I think I must be sleep eating lol
     
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    mojo37 Type 2 · Well-Known Member

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    A nasty 9.2 at 7am ( own fault should have left those bread rolls alone ) then 3 hrs later ( no food ) it was down a more respectable 7.4.
     
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  15. Caeseji

    Caeseji Type 2 · Well-Known Member

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    YOU CAN DO THIS!

    Heck that goes for all of you here, not been in here for a while but wanted to pop in to cheer you all on. Ended up with a 5.3 today, the stress of this week hitting along with a questionable meal timing yesterday but hey ho.
     
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  16. KennyC65

    KennyC65 · Newbie

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    Thanks for a really helpful response.
     
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    Cumberland Type 1 · Master

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    9.4 success

    Have a good weekend
     
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    karen8967 Type 1 · Expert

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    Little quote for today FB_IMG_1559982877740.jpg
     
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    geefull Type 2 (in remission!) · Well-Known Member

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    good evening all :)

    was 4.8 this morning

    hope your evening goes well and your sleep is deep and refreshing :)
     
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    Shas3 · Well-Known Member

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    6.3
     
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