6.2 is not terrible, but keeping it under 6 is better. My doctors have told me that daily reads above 120 but under 140 are a moderate cause for concern, but not excessive. At this point diabetes is generally treatable with changes to diet and exercise, so I would recommend looking into healthier alternatives such as getting more fiber.View Thread
My blood sugar levels are decent (at home checks about 130, last A1C 6.4) but I still get open sores on my feet that seem to take forever to heal. The latest one opened in January and is still bleeding even though I clean and bandage it every day. My podiatrist examines it biweekly and says it is improving, but it has gotten infected several times resulting in trips to the ER and antibiotics. Short of amputation, is there another treatment I could be pursuing rather than just waiting for it to heal on its own? Those are the only two options that have been presented to me.View Thread
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