Diabetes FAQs - Satkriti Hospital

Diabetes FAQs

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How is diabetes diagnosed?

There are many different ways to diagnose diabetes. We use one of the below mentioned methods to indicate diabetes problem:

  • A1C of greater than or equal to 6.5%
  • Fasting Plasma Glucose Test of greater than or equal to 126 mg/dl
  • Random Plasma Glucose Test of greater than or equal to 200 mg/dl
  • Oral Glucose Tolerance Test of greater than or equal to 200 mg/dl


Pre-diabetes is a condition, wherein the blood sugar levels are higher than the normal but do not match the level of Type 2 diabetes. An individual having a pre-diabetes condition is prone to develop type 2 diabetes in future.

If you are a diabetic, you should check your blood sugar levels at least once every day.

Sadly, despite continuous efforts, there is no known cure for diabetes. However, it can be controlled and managed in case of type 2 diabetes through medication, weight management, and effective insulin therapy.

Yes, you should for a time frame of 3 hours only.

We provide a comprehensive range of medical services including medical treatment, a detailed diet plan, diagnostic tests and counseling for diabetes and diabetes-related conditions.

Yes, your previous records can help our specialists provide you with a more effective and personalized treatment for your diabetic condition.