Fasting blood sugar test is used to determine the amount of glucose and sugar in the blood. Usually, this test is ordered to diagnose diabetes. Glucose is sugar and the primary source of energy in the body. For diabetic people, this test helps to monitor the blood sugar level. If low blood sugar is not treated on time, it can lead to coma and seizures. High blood sugar can lead to ketoacidosis. It is a life-threatening condition which is a concern for those people with type 1 diabetes. Gestational diabetes is developed in women during pregnancy. Usually, it goes away after childbirth.
Blood sugar test provides you the following results:
1. Level of blood sugar.
2. Overall treatment goals for diabetes is manageable.
3. How your diabetes medications and treatment is working.
Check the blood sugar level if you have these symptoms:
1. Sweaty and chilly.
3. Irritated or impatient.
8. Tingly or numb in the tongue and lips.
9. Hungry and nauseous.
10. Lightheaded and dizzy.
Risk of diabetes increases if these factors are true:
1. You are 45 years and older.
2. You are overweight.
3. You have a family history of diabetes.
4. Lack of exercise.
5. Have high blood pressure, high triglycerides and low good cholesterol level.
6. Have a history of hypertension and stroke.
Treatment for Type 2 and Type 1 diabetes are:
1. Monitoring your blood sugar.
3. Oral or medications.
5. Bariatric surgery.
Treatment for gestational diabetes are:
To keeping the baby healthy, controlling the blood sugar level is essential. By maintaining a healthy diet and exercise your treatment plan may include blood sugar level monitoring. In some cases, insulin or oral medication is also used.
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