Fasting Blood Sugar
Linkedin

Fasting Blood Sugar

Escalante : Philippines | Dec 01, 2012 at 3:45 AM PST
XX XX
Views: Pending
 

People with family history of diabetes are considered high risk. Regular blood sugar check-up and proper diet will help prevent the development of diabetes mellitus (DM) and its complications like stroke, heart attack, blindness, or even to undergo dialysis to name a few.

International experts came out with a new adjustment in the normal level of blood sugar tests where before it was 100-115mg/dL now the accepted normal fasting blood sugar (FBS) level is below 100mg/dL. An FBS of 100 to 125 mg/dL is considered impaired fasting blood glucose or IFG. People with this level is considered to be pre-diabetic. Pre-diabetic condition should not be dismissed becasue studies shows that people with IFG will likely develop DM within 10 years

horofeoyahoocom is based in Bacolod, Western Visayas, Philippines, and is a Stringer for Allvoices.
Report Credibility
 
  • Clear
  • Share:
  • Share
  • Clear
  • Clear
  • Clear
  • Clear
 
 
 
Advertisement
 

News Stories

 

Blogs

 >

More From Allvoices

Report Your News Got a similar story?
Add it to the network!

Or add related content to this report



Use of this site is governed by our Terms of Use Agreement and Privacy Policy.

© Allvoices, Inc. 2008-2014. All rights reserved. Powered by PulsePoint.