Hi! I am a 23 year old triathlete who is not overweight and eats very healthy (except for some chocolate a few times a week). Two months ago I was constantly dizzy and light headed so I went to the Dr who did blood work and told me that the only things that seemed out of the ordinary were high white blood cell count (she put me on antibiotics) and high blood sugar (103). She told me I was prediabetic, but I didn't think much about it because I knew that 103 was not particularly high. This week I got a UTI and went to an urgent care clinic and the Dr became concerned because there was sugar in my urine. They tested my blood sugar at that point and it was 94. Today they had me come in to check my fasting blood sugar (it was 95). Then I ate my normal breakfast (oatmeal, PB, banana, OJ, milk, tea w/ honey) and then they checked my blood sugar again. After 30 minutes it was 99, after 1 hour it was 80, and after 2 hours it was 111. The Dr. was happy that all of my blood sugar levels were within normal range, but he didn't have an explanation as to why my sugar dipped below my fasting level after an hour and then maximized after 2 hours. The only thing he suggested was some sort of autoimmune response. He also thought that 95 was a bit high of a fasting blood sugar for someone who is so young and a competitive athlete. I am curious to hear if others think that these test results indicate that I am prediabetic or if someone knows about other causes for fluctuations in blood sugar like these.View Thread
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