What is an acceptable blood sugar level?

Answer The acceptable blood glucose (sugar) level is 120 mg/dl before meals, less than 180 mg/dl two hours after a meal and around 150mg/dl at bedtime. Those consistently having values greater than these ... Read More »

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When a friend of mine was told she had diabetes her blood sugar was 22. What was your sugar level?

There are different ways of measuring blood sugar. Those in the US use mg/dl. Others use mmol/l. A blood sugar of 22 mmol/l is equivalent of 396 mg/dl (to convert, you multiply it by 18). My husban... Read More »

My blood sugar level is 8.6 what is the normal level?

under 6. People in US use mgl and under 110 (or 100 depending on who you ask) is normal. In other countries they use mmol, hence the reading of 8.6. It's not just the poster that needs educating!!!... Read More »

How Is Your Blood Sugar Level?

Diabetes is becoming more and more of a problem. Type-2 diabetes, the one that developes as people get older, is more prevalent because people are living longer and are susceptible to more ailments... Read More »

What does it mean when your sugar blood level is 123?

Under what circumstances, with what diagnoses, with what other prevailing factors?If this was a fasting reading with a diagnosis of diabetes, you are spot-on. If this is a fasting reading with no d... Read More »