My doctor informed me 2wks ago that I was diabetic. My A1c was 6.6. I was not entirely shocked, My lifestyle was headed that way for sure. But with the A1c being only 6.6.. I get mixed messages on whether it is pre or full diabetes. I left the Doctor's office and immediately started changing my diet etc. My weight is down 7lbs already. I check my sugar each morning and the highest its been is 128. most of the time its 99 to 114. Those appear to be pre-diabetic numbers from what I read anyway. I just wonder if I am trully FULL DIABETIC.? since I am controlling my sugar at this time, I imagine before I knew, when I was eating anything I wanted, my numbers were prob higher. She told me I just barely crossed over to diabetes. So does this mean I will always be diabetic? or am I able to reverse back to pre-diabetes. sorry to sound so ignorant on the matter, I just dont know too much about this disease yet, still learning,and maybe a little wishful thinking that I am not a true diabetic yet..Its a bit overwhelming.View Thread
Thanks NutriJoy.. Your so right. I will accept my diagnosis and press on to do the best I can do. I ate out last night , thats the first time since Diagnosed and woke to sugar level of 173.. I am no longer in self doubt. It is just time to accept and control. Thanks for the info. Believe its time to educate myself and continue to eat healthy and continue to lose weight. It has just been overwhelming,View Thread
Thank You.. I did test after breakfast and it was only 93.. But I am eating very strict. Guess I was hoping the Doc may have been mistaken. lol.. You are right, If I were eating what I was eating before diagnosed, I am sure I would have seen much higher numbers than now. It is very overwhelming at first. So If I am understanding you correctly, Even if I get my numbers to Perfect, It still makes me a diabetic, Just a controlled one? so much to learn. Thank you so much for your reply,, it really does help to hear from people who know from experience. View Thread
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