A 42-year-old member asked:
What emotions can make your blood sugar high?
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Internal Medicine 17 years experience
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 that elevates blood sugar.
When i say stress, it really means more physical stress (like starvation? ) . But it's certainly possible even emotional stress can affect cortisol.
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