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What is a normal fasting blood sugar for a person with diabetes?

According to the American Diabetes Association (ADA) guidelines, diabetic patients should strive to achieve fasting blood sugar levels below 131 mg/dL, and levels following meals below 180 mg/dL. Ideally, diabetic patients can bring their blood sugar levels as close to normal as possible with lifestyle changes and medication. ADA guidelines recommend HbA1C levels below 7%, or an average blood sugar level below 154 mg/dL.

Sources: http://www.mayoclinic.org, https://www.health.harvard.edu

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