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Doctor insights on: Alcohol Sugar Content Chart

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If a diabetic person as a blood sugar content of 417 if given alcohol could be fatal to his health. Like causing death. He have been felling sick for a couple of days then I check his blood sugar and he was 417 then he drink some rum after a few minute

If a diabetic person as a blood sugar content of 417 if given alcohol could be fatal to his health. Like causing death. He have been felling sick for a couple of days then I check his blood sugar and he was 417 then he drink some rum after a few minute

Diabetes and alcohol: As you probably know his blood sugar is very out-of-control. Whether or not he would die from alcohol he should not be drinking any alcohol. It depends on what kind of diabetic he is;yes some diabetics could die with that blood sugar. He needs to be under medical care if he isn't. ...Read more

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When something has "sugar alcohol" Content on the back is it bad for you? For example I want to buy a pack of protein bars but has 8g of sugar alcohol

When something has "sugar alcohol" Content on the back is it bad for you? For example I want to buy a pack of protein bars but has 8g of sugar alcohol

Sugar alcohols: The funny thing about sugar alcohols is that they reconstitute into actual sugar once digested. So a product can be marketed as "sugar-free" if it contains sugar alcohols, but after absorption there's sugar again. It's a marketing ploy. So yes, sugar alcohols can have bad effects on your body just like sugar. ...Read more

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What is the difference between sugar and alcohol sugar?

What is the difference between sugar and alcohol sugar?

Sugar alcohol?: Sugars are simple carbohydrates-single or double sugars. Sugar alcohols like sorbitol, maltitol, etc. Are naturally occurring compounds poorly digested by humans, but fermented by normal gut bacteria. Non nutritive, but sweet tasting. Can cause gas, bloat, cramps, diarrhea when taken in excess. Listed as "sugar alcohol" on "nutrition facts" of packaging. ...Read more

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Which alcohol drink contains most sugar?

Which alcohol drink contains most sugar?

The mixer: Alcohol is 7 calories/gram, so the one with the most alcohol has the most calories -- however, they are not sugar. That is found in the mixer, such as soft drinks, fruit juice and the like -- plus all the food you consume while you're drinking. ...Read more

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Are sugar alcohol bad for you?

Are sugar alcohol bad for you?

Sugar alcohols: The funny thing about sugar alcohols is that they reconstitute into actual sugar once digested. So a product can be marketed as "sugar-free" if it contains sugar alcohols, but after absorption there's sugar again. It's a marketing ploy. So yes, sugar alcohols can have bad effects on your body just like sugar. ...Read more

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What effect does alcohol have on blood sugar?

What effect does alcohol have on blood sugar?

Likely pushes it up: RTDs (ready to drink) such a bourbon & cola, vodka & lemonade are extremely high in sugar and will raise your blood sugar levels dramatically. Cider is also considered high in glucose.
Wine and beer cause less of a spike in sugar levels but still contain a lot of calories.
Alcohol in excess will prevent diabetic medications from working so will make blood glucose go up.
http://www. Alcohol. Org. Nz ...Read more

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What is in cocktails besides sugar and alcohol?

What is in cocktails besides sugar and alcohol?

Maybe no sugar?: No sugar in a gin and tonic vitamin c in a "screwdriver, " or vodka grape. No sugar in a gin and tonic made with sugar free tonic.
Quite variable depending on ingedients. ...Read more

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I heard alcohol is not sweet but people like it anyway. I can't understand how anything besides water could taste good if it doesn't have sugar. Why?

I heard alcohol is not sweet but people like it anyway. I can't understand how anything besides water could taste good if it doesn't have sugar. Why?

Alcohol use: Alcohol is not sweet, beer can be bitter in taste.
People like using alcohol for relaxation, socialization, to deal with stresses, to numb the painful feelings from anxiety and depression.
Alcohol addiction leads to many complications. ...Read more

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I feel an urge to drink but I don't know if this means I am am addicted. It is similar to the urge I really want sugar after work, but know it's with alcohol. I have not given in. However, I am scared that this is a problem. Thank you for your response.

I feel an urge to drink but I don't know if this means I am am addicted. It is similar to the urge I really want sugar after work, but know it's with alcohol. I have not given in. However, I am scared that this is a problem. Thank you for your response.

Urge to drink: Don't focus on a label, rather on your pattern of drinking and it's consequences: health, relationships, overall functioning. Do more reading, take some self-tests online, see your pcp for exam and guidance. Baby steps ----> good results. Stay with this issue. Some wise words on craving alcohol: http://step12.com/alcohol-self-test. Html. Be safe and value your health. Take care. ...Read more

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Is sugar alcohol, alcohol?

Is sugar alcohol, alcohol?

No: sugar alcohols end in 0H, which puts them in the category of alcohols in general. But the drinking alcohol is ethanol and that is different from the sugar alcohols like xylitol, mannitol, (you don't get drunk from them) ...Read more

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Does sugar alcohols affect diabetes?

Does sugar alcohols affect diabetes?

Sugar alcohols: The funny thing about sugar alcohols is that they reconstitute into actual sugar once digested. So a product can be marketed as "sugar-free" if it contains sugar alcohols, but after absorption there's sugar again. It's a marketing ploy. So yes, sugar alcohols can have bad effects on your body just like sugar. ...Read more

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If I have drank alcohol for 15 days in a row and cannot stabilised my diabetic sugars afterwards, this gos on for 10 days, why is this?

If I have drank alcohol for 15 days in a row and cannot stabilised my diabetic sugars afterwards, this gos on for 10 days, why is this?

How Sly I Am: If I drank for 15 days straight I too would have trouble stabilizing. Look, alcohol is toxic to the liver, the pancreas, the brain, your nerves and the heart. And you're wondering why you're not better yet? How many years drinking? What meds, if any, do you take? What's your nutritional status? Switched to plenty of water instead of booze? Ever considered that diabetes and drinking don't mix? It's time! ...Read more

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What is the difference between sugar and sugar alcohol?

What is the difference between sugar and sugar alcohol?

Sugar alcohols: The funny thing about sugar alcohols is that they reconstitute into actual sugar once digested. So a product can be marketed as "sugar-free" if it contains sugar alcohols, but after absorption there's sugar again. It's a marketing ploy. So yes, sugar alcohols can have bad effects on your body just like sugar. ...Read more

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In what ways can sugar alcohol have bad effects on your body like sugar?

In what ways can sugar alcohol have bad effects on your body like sugar?

Sugar alcohols: The funny thing about sugar alcohols is that they reconstitute into actual sugar once digested. So a product can be marketed as "sugar-free" if it contains sugar alcohols, but after absorption there's sugar again. It's a marketing ploy. So yes, sugar alcohols can have bad effects on your body just like sugar. ...Read more

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44, male, Consume alcohol/smoke occasionally. Fasting sugar 237. Is it something to worry about? How to reduce the sugar level? Any diet help? Thanks

44, male, Consume alcohol/smoke occasionally. Fasting sugar 237. Is it something to worry about? How to reduce the sugar level? Any diet help? Thanks

Yes that is: Something to worry about. That is a significantly elevated fasting blood sugar level. I strongly encourage you to see you doctor for a comprehensive medical evaluation. I would encourage you to stop smoking cigarettes and drinking alcohol. Your doctor can arrange for you to see a nutritionist to assist you with developing healthy eating habits. Take care. ...Read more

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Does high blood sugar affect blood alcohol levels?

Does high blood sugar affect blood alcohol levels?

No, but: Drinking alcohol will affect blood sugars. For those with diabetes, a transient high blood sugar (because alcohol is sugar) may be followed by low blood sugar later. ...Read more

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Does blood sugar levels affect blood alcohol levels?

Does blood sugar levels affect blood alcohol levels?

The other way: Alcohol acutely will lower blood sugars by
inhibiting glucose release from your liver
and increasing inulin. ...Read more

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Are sugar alcohol sweeteners like erythritol and xylitol good?

Are sugar alcohol sweeteners like erythritol and xylitol good?

Sugar alcohols: The funny thing about sugar alcohols is that they reconstitute into actual sugar once digested. So a product can be marketed as "sugar-free" if it contains sugar alcohols, but after absorption there's sugar again. It's a marketing ploy. So yes, sugar alcohols can have bad effects on your body just like sugar. ...Read more

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What is sugar alcohol and can it affect my blood sugars at all?

Sugar alcohols: The funny thing about sugar alcohols is that they reconstitute into actual sugar once digested. So a product can be marketed as "sugar-free" if it contains sugar alcohols, but after absorption there's sugar again. It's a marketing ploy. So yes, sugar alcohols can have bad effects on your body just like sugar. ...Read more

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