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Blood glucose 450 non fasting then meter says "hi" , how can I lower blood sugar? I eat low carb and exercise already but I don't want to use medicine

Blood glucose 450 non fasting then meter says "hi" , how can I lower blood sugar? I eat low carb and exercise already but I don't want to use medicine

Herbs, minerals and:: It sounds like you have diabetes; have a doc check your HbA1c. Numerous herbs can help diabetes including gymnema sylvestre, cinnamon, bilberry, fenugreek seeds & momordica charantia, aloe vera, ginseng, pterocarpus marsupium & coccina indica. Vitamins & minerals including alpha lipoic acid, chromium & vandium can also benefit. See http://tinyurl.com/qekmre3 Also see http://tinyurl.com/yzamemc ...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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Not diabetic, have get very low blood sugar. Symptoms always changing or none at all. Wake up @night check it and it is 39. Worried i won't wake up!

Not diabetic, have get very low blood sugar. Symptoms always changing or none at all. Wake up @night check it and it is 39. Worried i won't wake up!

Sleep disorder?: You may be experiencing these problems if you have a sleep related breathing disorder. If you are having problems getting to sleep, staying asleep, waking up several times a night, or excessive daytime sleepiness you should talk to your md for an evaluation of your sleep. Undiagnosed sleep problems are extremely common and can can be instrumental in creating prediabetic conditions. ...Read more

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I am dieting and eating less, but I wake up at night with symptoms of low blood sugar. How can I prevent this?

I am dieting and eating less, but I wake up at night with symptoms of low blood sugar. How can I prevent this?

Bedtime snack: Hello David . Try to take bed time snack with some carbs daily . You should measure your sugars during episodes and consult your physician if readings are less than 50 . ...Read more

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Can I do about high insulin low blood sugar that drops all day and night im gaining a lot of weight, tired all time. Blood sugar drops every 90 mins?

Can I do about high insulin low blood sugar that drops all day and night im gaining a lot of weight, tired all time. Blood sugar drops every 90 mins?

Find the cause: I recommend you see a physician to find out why your Insulin is high when your blood sugar is low. This is not a normal response and an Insulin producing tumor needs to be ruled out. You need to find out why your blood sugar is dropping every 90 minutes. ...Read more

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Is it normal to wake up feeling sick, sweaty, nauseas from low blood sugar if you don't eat enough the night before? Alcohol makes it worse.

Is it normal to wake up feeling sick, sweaty, nauseas from low blood sugar if you don't eat enough the night before? Alcohol makes it worse.

No.: If you have diabetes, your insulin needs adjusting. How do you know your blood sugar is low? Did you check it? If yes, and it is indeed low, then you need to go down on your long-acting insulin. Otherwise, it must be related to something else. It could be hangover if its worse with drinking! ...Read more

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Can you experience low blood sugar without being diabetic? Happens in morning if dont eat enough night before, drink alcohol or excessive exercise.

Can you experience low blood sugar without being diabetic? Happens in morning if dont eat enough night before, drink alcohol or excessive exercise.

Hypoglycemia: Hypoglycemia is medical term for low blood sugar. If you're otherwise healthy, and don't take any medications to purposefully lower your blood sugar, your body will usually adjust glucose (sugar) production to keep you from experiencing low blood sugar. Diabetes mellitus leads to high sugars. Excessively low sugars only come about b/c taking medication usually insulin or sulfonylureas w/o eating. ...Read more

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What are signs of low blood sugar in most people?

What are signs of low blood sugar in most people?

Hypoglycemia symptom: Symptoms may include: feeling shaky, hot, hungry, irritable, dizzy, light headed, nausea, headache, loss of consciousness, seizure. ...Read more

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How can we cure low blood sugar in a baby?

It depends: The cure for low blood sugar (hypoglycemia) depends on the cause. Depending on the severity and the overall situation, a pediatrician, neonatologist, or a pediatric endocrinologist can be helpful in determining the cause of hypoglycemia and directing further care and evaluation. ...Read more