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A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Shabbir Hossain
15 years experience in Internal Medicine
Hard to say: I'm not sure if there's any official link between certain emotions and elevated blood sugar. What we do know is that , cortisol is a stress hormone ... Read More
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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Sneid
40 years experience in Endocrinology
I don't know how: High it was, but if it was at least 200, it's likely you have diabetes. If you're overweight, you most likely are Insulin resistant and could have pro ... Read More
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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Carol Cheney
44 years experience in Endocrinology
Not enough insulin: We all store glucose (sugar) in our liver. Normally, when we have eaten, we put out Insulin that tells the liver that it does not need to release the ... Read More
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A 36-year-old male asked:
Dr. David Rosenfeld
26 years experience in Pain Management
See below: If blood sugar levels remain too high the body suppresses appetite over the short term. Long-term hyperglycemia causes many of the long-term health pr ... Read More
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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Vered Lewy-Weiss
27 years experience in Pediatrics
Lab testing: Fasting blood sugars can be obtained in a lab after an 8-12 hour fast. Post-prandial blood sugars are those which are obtained about 2 hours from the ... Read More
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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Yakub Pothiawala
25 years experience in Family Medicine
Sugar: Any food which has high content of carbohydrates will increase blood sugar but make sure to check one do not have diabetes.
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A 51-year-old member asked:
Dr. Richard Shewbridge
32 years experience in Endocrinology
It doesn't.: I would look for other reasons why your blood sugar is high, such as 'hidden' carbohydrates in fruits, juices, and starches.
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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. James Chu
Dr. James Chu answered
24 years experience in Endocrinology
Normal sugar levels: For children and non-pregnant adults, normal blood sugar (glucose) level is considered <100 mg/dl in fasting morning state, and <140 mg/dl after a me ... Read More
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A 55-year-old member asked:
Dr. Vered Lewy-Weiss
27 years experience in Pediatrics
Insulin deficiency: Even for people with type 2 dm, relative Insulin deficiency is the reason blood sugars go up. When fasting, your body has to be able to respond to th ... Read More
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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ronald Krauser
51 years experience in Rheumatology
Clarify the question: Your question does not make sense. The results of the test. One value is below normal and the other is above normal.

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