If you’re living with diabetes, you may be wondering what’s considered a normal blood glucose. In this “Healthy Living With Diabetes” video from Certified Diabetes Educator and Registered Dietitian Alison Massey, learn about normal blood glucose levels for people with and without diabetes, both fasting and after meals.
The aim of diabetes treatment is to bring blood sugar ("glucose") as close to normal as possible. What is a normal blood sugar level? Find out here.
This blood sugar chart shows normal blood glucose levels before and after meals and recommended HbA1c levels for people with and without diabetes.
The challenge of managing your blood glucose is to balance all of the things that can raise your levels with those that can lower them so that your blood glucose level stays within a fairly narrow range.