What can I do to lower my blood glucose level?

Answer A person's blood glucose level is a measurement of the concentration of sugar in his blood. This concentration is ideally maintained at the very small level of around 70 to 150 milligrams per decil... Read More »

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What is a safe blood glucose level?

According to the Mayo Clinic, the following target levels for blood sugar can be considered: between 70 and 130 milligrams per deciliter before meals, and lower than 180 mg/dl a couple hours after.... Read More »

What is the ideal blood glucose level?

Blood glucose (sugar) levels indicate how well diabetes is being managed. According to the University of Virginia Health System, an ideal blood glucose level is between 60 and 120 mg/dL. Factors s... Read More »

Frequency for blood glucose level?

Type I's should test before meals and bedtime, plus any time they feel "different". Type II's 1/day. Type I for 40 years.

When to monitor blood glucose level?

To get accurate blood glucose readings, you need to take them at least 3-4x per day for the first few weeks of monitoring, then 1-2x day once you've established a pattern. I used to have a good e... Read More »