Q: What is your opinion of a 51 year old female with a recent a1c level of 6.59%?
Should she be on medication? When do doctors usually start you on medication?
She was dxed 9 years ago via the O.G.T.T. (not pregnant), but has had fasting levels between 90 and 97 all this time. She has also had a1c's in the 5's all this time, until the recent one in July.
Opinions, advice will be greatly appreciated!
I'm on blood pressure meds.
I'm on cholesterol meds.
I've lost 30 pounds since diagnosis and eat healthier.
I'm menopausal (going on 2 years).
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