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Post to the Thread      Posted on 04/02/2013 09:38:48 From:
Taking proper care will at least delay, if not prevent, diabetes. In either case, you're better off dealing with it now than when it becomes "the real thing". Do as I say, not as I did...

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Post to the Thread      Posted on 03/06/2013 16:15:41 From:
Hello littlered

According to the American Diabetes Association guidelines, a normal fasting blood sugar is 70-100mg/dl and a A1C less than 5.6%. Pre diabetes is 100-125mg/dl with a A1C from 5.7% to 6.4%. If you are diagnosed by your MD with pre diabetes, you can prevent Type 2 diabetes by a low fat, high fiber meal plan, exercise 30 minutes 5 times a week, and maintaing a healthy weight. Tennis is a great exercise. You may want to have her A1C checked.
thanks for the question.

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Post to the Thread      Posted on 03/06/2013 10:34:47 From:
hello team was wondering my 17 year old daughter has had a yeast infection under her arm the family doctor told me to check her fasting sugars , every morning for three days i checked and its running about 109 to115 and 110 for those three days . she is in tennis now so at least she exercises some but should i have her aic checked i dont want her to become a full blown diabetic she eats what i do except when she is at school
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