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My dad has diabetes

Patient: My dad had 224mg/dl fasting blood sugar and 358mg/dl post pandrial blood sugaris it high or low?what precautions should he take?

 

 

Doctor: HiBoth fasting and postprandial sugars are very high and it needs to be controlled.One must understand that diabete s is a silent killer and it can damage your heart , eyes, kidneys, nervous system irreversibly.Diabetes can be controlled by diet, exercise and medicines. Your father need to see a diabetologist and take advise from him/her.Hope this will help

 


 

 
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Dr. Jimmy Obaji M.D.

Dr. Jimmy Obaji M.D.

Dr. Jimmy Obaji completed his residency in Family Medicine at the University of Manitoba. He currently operates a walk-in-clinic in downtown Toronto.

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