Blood sugar 38 too high or low?

The doctors office said my sugars were 38 and that that was a high number. Now, I'm looking around online and it seems 38 would be like death. It seems to be that around 100 is ok but anything over 125 is bad. Now I had eaten a sugary cereal that morning and my doctors appt wasn't til 345 and I'd had a... show more The doctors office said my sugars were 38 and that that was a high number. Now, I'm looking around online and it seems 38 would be like death. It seems to be that around 100 is ok but anything over 125 is bad. Now I had eaten a sugary cereal that morning and my doctors appt wasn't til 345 and I'd had a late lunch before I went so I was wondering 1. Is 38 a bad number? 2. If its a high number would eating before they check it be a reason it would be high?
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