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Posted by: Diab | 2005/07/28

Blood sugar levels

What should normal healthy blood glucose leves be, a) before meals, b) after meals, and c) 2 hours after meals?
What levels of glucose actually does harm. I hear so many conflicting stories, I don't know which levels are correct.
Thanx for you time.

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Diab, fasting it should be ¡Ý2.8-6.1 mmol/L and at no stage should it go higher than 7.8mmol/L. These guide lines are fairly lenient ¨C there are specialists that it should be 5.5 and 7.0 respectively. Good luck.

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