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What types of food will keep my blood sugar high?

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Dr. Yakub Pothiawala
Family Medicine 26 years experience
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 37-year-old member asked:

How do you keep your blood sugar high without eating?

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Dr. Carol Cheney
Endocrinology 45 years experience
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 glucose that has been stored. However, a patient with diabetes who is deficient in Insulin will not have adequate Insulin to do this, so the liver will continue to put out glucose even though the blood sugar is high/.
A 44-year-old member asked:

If you are hyperglycemic what foods can you eat when your blood sugar is high?

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Dr. Vered Lewy-Weiss
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Treatment: You need to discuss with your doctor. You may need to have your medication adjusted. High blood sugars are exacerbated by anything with calories if not properly treated. Anything without calories won't affect your blood sugar directly. However, your liver will continue to manufacture an abnormal amount of glucose without proper treatment.

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