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How to get your blood pressure down fast from gatorade?

How to get your blood pressure down fast from gatorade?

bad, bad, bad: Number 1: you never want your BP to drop fast. Never. (not even during a hypertensive crisis). Number 2: gatorade won't lower your bp. ...Read more

Blood Sugar (Definition)

The blood sugar concentration or blood glucose level is the amount of glucose (sugar) present in the blood of a human or animal. The body naturally tightly regulates blood glucose levels as a part of metabolic homeostasis. Glucose is the primary source of energy for the body's cells, and blood lipids (in the form of fats and oils) are primarily ...Read more


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How can you reduce the glucose in blood fast and keep it low?

How can you reduce the glucose in blood fast and keep it low?

Medication: The only way to lower glucose quickly is with medication. The slower and safer way to do it life long is with diet, exercise and weight loss. Check w/your doctor. ...Read more

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Docs can you explain what is a fast food/drink to bring up blood sugar level quickly for a diabetic who's level has dropped too low?

Docs can you explain what is a fast food/drink to bring up blood sugar level quickly for a diabetic who's level has dropped too low?

OJ: 4 oz oj, hard candy, cake icing, sugar tablets are just a few examples of how you can correct a low blood sugar in 15-20 minutes (the 15 rule: give 15 grams of simple sugar and recheck in 15 minutes). ...Read more

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How to keep your blood sugar down?

How to keep your blood sugar down?

Various: Education, diet, exercise, weight loss and medication from your doctor taken as advised. Avoid fatty junk food, cortisone, some other medications that your doctor can discuss. ...Read more

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How low dose ur blood sugar need to be to get into high ketone levels if ur trying to loss wieght. My blood surgar levels are at 100. I'm on low carb.

How low dose ur blood sugar need to be to get into high ketone levels if ur trying to loss wieght. My blood surgar levels are at 100. I'm on low carb.

You can't: lose weight that way, so stop trying. All you'll lose is water, which you'll quickly regain. Be happy your sugar is normal and eat less if you want to lose weight. You can't get your ketone levels up, as they all go out in the urine -- unless you have type 1 diabetes and then ketones in the blood are a medical emergency. ...Read more

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How low can your blood sugar go before you die?

How low can your blood sugar go before you die?

no precise answer: Most people start to "feel" the hypoglycemia at about 45-55. Symptoms are adrenaline (sweats, headache, palpitations, etc.). At a glu. ...Read more

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How to control my high blood sugar?

Many ways: Control and limit calorie intake. Diabetic cookbooks will help to guide you here. Avoid alcohol. Exercise regularly. Keep a normal weight - if necessary, lose weight. If your sugars are high, take medications (metformin, actos, bydureon, (exenatide) insulin) as indicated. ...Read more

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How to I avoid low blood sugar when dieting?

How to I avoid low blood sugar when dieting?

Low BS diet: How to I avoid low blood sugar when dieting? ANS should not be a problem. Recommend the DASH eating plan as best diet to eat from here on. Set calories so you are eating less than you burn. My record pt wt lass with DASH is 70 lbs. Good luck. Get this exact book. Read and follow. Good luck. Keep us posted. ISBN 9780743410076 ...Read more

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How high can blood sugar go 45 min after an average meal to stay in the normal range when my fasting blood sugar and long term blood sugar are low?

How high can blood sugar go 45 min after an average meal to stay in the normal range when my fasting blood sugar and long term blood sugar are low?

About 140: Any blood sugar at any time over 200 (two episodes) is diagnosed as Diabetes. Normal level for fasting is under 100. There is no standard, per se, for 45 minutes after an "average meal," but I would not like to see the number higher than the normals for a glucose tolerance test for sure. Glucose tolerance test is "normal" under 140. ...Read more

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What can I do to keep my blood sugar up and what is a healthy blood sugar level?

What can I do to keep my blood sugar up and what is a healthy blood sugar level?

Eat healthy/exercise: Most of the foods you consume is metabolized/changed into sugar (glucose) for body to use (similar to oil refining to gas u use for cars), but the sugar level is nicely regulated to about 60-100 in fasting state. If you are well and eating a healthy, balanced diet, along with regular exercise, your body will regulate your sugar. If you have trouble with low or high sugar, consult doc. Good luck. ...Read more

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How to decrease blood sugar levels instantly?

See details: You control diabetes by diet and medications. There are no quick fixes. If your blood sugar is consistently high, you need to speak with your doctor. ...Read more

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How do one boost up thier blood plessure when your blood is low?

Go to ER: If you are having low blood pressure due to anemia or other causes, you need to go to the er to get IV fluids. ...Read more

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Can you please tell me how low blood sugar & high blood sugar differ?

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. ...Read more

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How to raise your blood sugar level?

How to raise your blood sugar level?

Sugar: Hi. Are you talking about diabetes and treating hypoglycemia? I hate to guess. Insulin therapy is the BIG risk for hypoglycemia. But as you would imagine (and your doctor should have told you), treat low sugar with sugar. If you're very low but conscious, use liquid sugar (e.g., juice, sugar soda). If you're unconscious, someone can give you glucagon or call paramedics. Good luck and be safe! ...Read more

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What foods will keep my blood sugar from spiking?

What foods will keep my blood sugar from spiking?

Avoid sugars and ...: A person who is trying to avoid a rapid rise in blood sugar after a meal can try avoiding foods and drinks with sugars (any type of sugar), and also avoid easily-digested carbohydrates such as simple starches. Complex carbohydrates such as whole grain foods with more fiber, are better. Eating more protein is also helpful. One can search the internet for "low glycemic index" foods to get a list. ...Read more

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Anybody know how to get your fasting blood sugar levels down without going on insulin?

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Anybody know how to get your fasting blood sugar levels down without going on insulin?

Lifestyle, oral meds: Lifestyle measures including aerobic exercises 2-3 hours/week, weight loss 5-7% of current body weight, and controlling carbs intake in diet (amount depends on your body) can have significant impact to lower blood sugar levels. If these meaures are inadequate, there are many types of pills that can help: metformin, tzds, secretagogues, dpp-4 inhibitors, bile acid resins, bromocripine, and others. ...Read more

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What do you take to get blood pressure from low to normal? Blood pressure is 96 over 92

What do you take to get blood pressure from low to normal? Blood pressure is 96 over 92

Healthy: If you're feeling okay, 96 is a heck of a good blood pressure! on the other hand, if someone has just shot you, 96 may be a bit low. You see: it's not the absolute number that counts, it's the context. ...Read more

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