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At what blood glucose level do you consider yourself or your child to be low and in need of treatment?

 
     

80 mg/dl
[4.4 mmol/L]
or higher

 
 

12%

 

  105

 
     

75 mg/dl
[4.2 mmol/L]

 
 

14%

 

  116

 
     

70 mg/dl
[3.9 mmol/L]

 
 

33%

 

  277

 
     

65 mg/dl
[3.6 mmol/L]

 
 

20%

 

  171

 
     

60 mg/dl
[3.3 mmol/L]

 
 

10%

 

  87

 
     

55 mg/dl
[3.1 mmol/L]

 
 

2%

 

  23

 
     

50 mg/dl
[2.8 mmol/L]

 
 

2%

 

  17

 
     

45 mg/dl
[2.5 mmol/L]

 
 

1%

 

  9

 
     

40 mg/dl
[2.2 mmol/L]
or lower

 
 

1%

 

  15

 


Total votes: 820

 

At what blood glucose level do you consider yourself or your child to be low and in need of treatment?

Poll dates: March 14 - 21, 2004
Total Votes: 820

Many factors come into play when deciding the level at which a low blood sugar needs treatment, including age, previous activity or exercise, and how long before the next meal. The largest percentage of our readers -- 33% -- report that at 70 mg/dl [3.9 mmol/L], they begin treatment for low blood sugar. The average level of all responses is 68 mg/dl.

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