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Doctor insights on: List Of Foods To Bring Up Low Blood Sugars

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When my blood sugar gets low i know i need to eat something to bring it up but what fructose free foods will do that fast?

When my blood sugar gets low i know i need to eat something to bring it up but what fructose free foods will do that fast?

Don't use food!: If you have diabetes and glucose drops below 70 due to medication or insulin, use 8 oz skim milk, juice or 3 quick-dissolving glucose tablets and wait 15 min before repeating glucose. Do not use food. You're only trying to get sugar above 70. If you don't have diabetes, you do not have low sugar and you should not treat it as if you did or the symptoms will return over and over again due to you. ...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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Please explain which foods are good for low blood sugar?

Please explain which foods are good for low blood sugar?

Diabetic?: Hi. I assume (hate to do that) that you're diabetic on a drug that can cause hypoglycemia. Treat low blood sugar with sugar! Your doctor treating your diabetes should go over this with you. If it's a scary low, but you can treat yourself, I suggest liquid sugar (juice, sugar soda). If not scary low, you can do solid sugar (candy, etc). If you're unconscious, have someone give glucagon or call EMTs ...Read more

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Can you tell me which foods are good for low blood sugar?

Can you tell me which foods are good for low blood sugar?

Diabetic?: Hi. I assume (hate to do that) that you're diabetic on a drug that can cause hypoglycemia. Treat low blood sugar with sugar! Your doctor treating your diabetes should go over this with you. If it's a scary low, but you can treat yourself, I suggest liquid sugar (juice, sugar soda). If not scary low, you can do solid sugar (candy, etc). If you're unconscious, have someone give glucagon or call EMTs ...Read more

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Please suggest what foods are in the low blood sugar diet?

Please suggest what foods are in the low blood sugar diet?

High proteins low ca: Low carbohydrate diets will provide lesser amounts of sugar. So avoid sweets, use high protein diets which include soy products including tofu, eggs, nuts and low fat dairy products like milk and yogurt. If you need additional help, add exercise...This will help you to lower your sugar and bring your weight down which helps your pancreas to lower your blood sugars much better. ...Read more

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When blood sugar is low from exercising what do I need to do to bring it back up?

When blood sugar is low from exercising what do I need to do to bring it back up?

Low blood sugar?: If you don't have diabetes why are you having low blood sugar? The blood sugar may go down a bit after exercising and it would never hurt to take some sugar (pill, drink, etc.). If you have diabetes and your blood sugar is low from exercising you should be able to recognize that before your exercise is over and have plenty of fluid with sugar.If you can, please let me know your blood sugar history ...Read more

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I have low blood sugar. What foods should I eat when my sugar levels fall too low?

I have low blood sugar. What foods should I eat when my sugar levels fall too low?

Prevent low sugar: How low is low? Any symptoms? You didn't list any medications or conditions that would explain why you have low sugar. Juice or small piece of hard candy, even glucose tablets, are often used to treat low sugars. But better to prevent event rather than keep treating. So talk to your doctor & get diagnosis. ...Read more

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Can a person with low blood sugar successfully stay on the raw food diet? If so how can this be done.

Can a person with low blood sugar successfully stay on the raw food diet? If so how can this be done.

Please define: Hi. Please define "low blood su. If you're not taking diabetes drugs, true pathological hypoglycemia is vanishingly rare. Did you become confused, lose consciousness, have a seizure, a coma? If not, there is a popular self-diagnosis of "hypoglycemia" that isn't real. I'd bet dollars to dimes you don't have "low blood sugar" unless you take insulin. So have at the raw food diet! Good luck! ...Read more

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I want to eat foods with a low glycemic index because my blood sugar is a little high. Is 7 high?

I want to eat foods with a low glycemic index because my blood sugar is a little high. Is 7 high?

Yes: If you mean an a1c of 7, it's high and you have an extra 20-40% risk of dying from problems w/diabetes compared to having a normal glucose. Eat less, exercise more, lose weight and you probably need medication: at least metformin and possible additional rx. See your doctor. ...Read more