How Much Sugar is in my Blood?
|Finger Stick at Least Once Daily||Goals for Many Adults with Diabetes*|
|Before you eat (fasting)||70-130 mg/dL|
|1-2 hours after the start of a meal||less than 180 mg/dL|
|Blood Test a few Times per Year||Goals for Many Adults with Diabetes*|
|hemoglobin (Hb) A1C||less than 7.0%|
*Your individual goals may differ, so speak to your doctor about your specific goals. Always get a blood test done from your clinician.
Adapted from the American Diabetes Association.