Like "Diabetes usually deals with correcting high blood sugars with insulin or oral medications, sometimes diet and exercise. Having low numbers (though as KD said, an 82 is not really low) consistently is different from diabetes. Diabetics can go low, when they have more medication than their bodies need or eat less food than they meds cover. So it is a different animal. Testing is still vital with a glucose meter. That can tell you if you are going to need to adjust your meals to compensate for your low. "