I have just recently been diaganosed of IGT.
My OGTT results are as follows:
Fasting 5.0 (3.3-5.5) mmol/L
1 Hour 12
2 Hour 7.8 (<7.8) mmol/L
Cholesterol 5.8 (3.0-5.5) mmol/L
Triglycerides 1.00 (0.60-2.0) mmol/L
Do I need to do anything about this? My GP says I need to watch my sugar intake. But I don't usually eat too much sugarish food. Problem is that I constantly feel tired and not as energetic as other woman at my age (I am in my early 30's).
I am a little underweight therefore I cannot lose weight. Also the WCC (White Cell Count) is a little lower than normal (3.7. Normal range is 4.0-11.0 x10 9/L). Not sure my fatigue is caused by the low WCC or IGT. I also have been recently diagnosed with PCOS but with no obvious symptoms.
My friend told me that only 6% of people with IGT will develop diabetes. Does that mean I can just live my normal life and forget about this? In fact I really don't know what I can do as I don't really a dessert person.
Would appreciate all opinions. Thanks.
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