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What is Fasting Blood Sugar (FBS) Test: Meaining, Purpose & Procedure

What Is a Fasting Blood Sugar Test?

What Is the Purpose of a Fasting Blood Sugar Test?

When Does a Person Need a Fasting Blood Glucose Test?

What Are the Risks and Side Effects of a Fasting Blood Sugar Test?

When to Do a Fasting Blood Sugar Test?

What Is the Procedure for Fasting Blood Sugar Test?

What Is Normal Fasting Blood Sugar?

To understand the normal fasting blood sugar levels, you can check the following table, outlining the levels and their results

Blood Sugar Levels

Results

99 mg/dL or lower

Normal

100–125 mg/dL

Indicates pre-diabetes

126 mg/dL or above

High blood sugar, indicating diabetes

Is it Possible to Do Fasting Blood Sugar Tests At Home?

FAQs About Fasting Blood Sugar (FBS) Test