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

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

  1. Bigtt

    Bigtt · Member

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    Hi Everyone ...been hard at it 6.9 this morning which happens to be my lowest morning reading for days (though I've been able to keep it below 9.0). Still on no carbs and walking 2hrs daily (1hr after breakfast and 1hr after lunch with some pacing around indoors).

    Keep it up guys, stay strong ...we will get there!
     
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  2. mojo37

    mojo37 Type 2 · Well-Known Member

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    8.2 this morning
     
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  3. Pipp

    Pipp Type 2 · Moderator
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    5.8 today.
     
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  4. ALtsMagent

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    6.0 today.
     
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  5. hankjam

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

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    5.1

    light dinner, haddock coated in ground almonds and a feta (lots) green salad.
    No grazing
     
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  6. Mrs T 123

    Mrs T 123 Type 2 (in remission!) · Well-Known Member

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    6.6 er what? - oh yes I remember I had more than a few of my teenage son's chips late last night from a large take-away - just shows when I try to forget occasionally that I have diabetes and stray I am reminded but they were naughty but nice on a cold January night.
     
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    ianpspurs Type 2 · Master

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    Welcome @ALtsMagent - at least I haven't seen you before
     
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    Andydragon Type 2 (in remission!) · Moderator
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    4.5 for a Friday
     
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  9. Ymdawd

    Ymdawd Type 2 · Well-Known Member

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    6.4 on getting up.
     
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  10. Estragon

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    6.3
     
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    karen8967 Type 1 · Master

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    5.3 for me FB_IMG_1611825796805.jpg
     
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    ianpspurs Type 2 · Master

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    4.5 per Swipey - can't be bothered to calibrate - tea for me please @karen8967 but ta anyway.:angelic:
     
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  13. nutribolt

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

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    5 this morning after first day of fasting which will continue until tomorrow or even day after depending on how things go. So the readings for next 2 days should be good as well and possibly come down to 4s.

    I think it could have been in 4s today as well had it not been for lack of sleep... I was able to sleep only at half past two for apparently no good reason.

    Have a great Friday everyone.
     
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  14. Ryhia

    Ryhia Type 2 · Well-Known Member

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    Good news about the Novavax vaccine. Congrats.:)
     
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    Ryhia Type 2 · Well-Known Member

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    5.9 for me today.
     
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  16. philchap1

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    5.2 today
     
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    Hello all,

    A bit late posting today. Fasting blood sugar levels a bit higher today -- first test upon getting up 5.1, tested to confirm 5.4., then 5.5., then 5.3 -- so going with 5.3. Not surprising though, too much food yesterday (though carbs only 12g), no exercise and not enough wine.

    @ALtsMagent -- Welcome to the thread.
    @the-mental-one and @ianpspurs -- Great fasting levels. Well done.
     
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  18. Mrs T 123

    Mrs T 123 Type 2 (in remission!) · Well-Known Member

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    5.6 for me today and not a chip in sight - yay back in the high 5s club
     
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  19. mojo37

    mojo37 Type 2 · Well-Known Member

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    another 8.2
     
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  20. the-mental-one

    the-mental-one Type 2 · Well-Known Member

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    5.8 today...but then I ate duck with hoisin sauce and pancakes for dinner (without the onions due to my allergy :() which obviously means I ate too much so that's really not bad at all I think :p
     
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