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Re: [IP] non-diabetic bg



Don't forget that your meter reading is plus or minus 15%.  That means your 
122 could be 103 to 140.  Even is it is 122 that is not to high after 
fasting all night and then not eating until noon.  His body would be 
dumping lots of "stores" to keep his sugar up.

Tnx, Corky

At 01:14 PM 7/23/2002 -0400, you wrote:
>Hi. My son is the diabetic. His cousin is visiting, (from S. Africa) and has
>checked his bg 2x. Once was 3 hours after eating and he was 115. Second time
>was fasting all night and no breakfast (12 noon)...he was 122. I'm thinking
>this may be borderline...and he may need to keep an eye on it....are we just
>nervous nellies or what? His family does not have it at all. He is 13.
>Any suggestions.
>
>Robin
>Mom to Kevin, 14 dx 12/98
>pumping 5/99
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