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What are the signs of high blood sugar?

What are the signs of high blood sugar?

Series of things: weight loss excess thirst excess urination sometimes stinging on urination ...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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Are the symptoms of diabetes the symptoms of high blood sugar only?

Are the symptoms of diabetes the symptoms of high blood sugar only?

Diabetes Insipidus: Diabetes mellitus (dm) causes high blood sugars, and very high sugars can cause an increase in urine production. With diabetes insipidus (di), the kidney does not respond to a hormone that tells it to make less urine (vasopressin). So, the kidneys put more water into the urine than they should, and these people urinate more (and are always drinking water to compensate). ...Read more

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Is having high blood sugar levels a sign of diabetes?

Is having high blood sugar levels a sign of diabetes?

High blood sugars: Are = diabetes: fasting sugar 100-125 is pre-diabetes and > 2-hrs after eating 140-199 is prediabetes. Fasting 126 and higher and > 2 hours after eating 200 and greater is diabetes. ...Read more

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What are symptoms of diabetes and low blood sugar?

What are symptoms of diabetes and low blood sugar?

Many symptoms: Low blood sugar (hypoglycemia) can cause shakiness, weakness, ravenous appetite, confusion, sweating, increased heart rate, and even passing out. High blood sugar (hyperglycemia) often does not have symptoms until it is very high (over 300), when people can then experience thirst and frequent urination, blurred vision, rapid weight changes, mental changes, and also unconsciousness. ...Read more

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What are symptoms of high blood sugar?

What are symptoms of high blood sugar?

Frequent urination: Frequent thirst, excessive hunger, weight loss. If you have these you need to be seen by primary care as soon as possible. Thanks for trusting HealthTap! ...Read more

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What are the signs of sugar diabetes?

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What are the signs of sugar diabetes?

Thirst, urination...: Classic symptoms are excessive thirst, increased urination, increased hunger, weight loss, fatigue, dizziness, and blurred vision due to high blood sugar level, loss of sugar/fluid in urine and resulting dehydration. ...Read more

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What are the warning signs or symptoms of anemia and low blood sugar?

What are the warning signs or symptoms of anemia and low blood sugar?

Symptoms: Hi SOh, Signs of anemia may depend on what type of anemia. Blood loss, B12, folic acid deficiency. Usually are tired, may have numbness in extremities. Again it depends on type of anemia. Low blood sugar less than 60 mg/dl symptoms maybe dizziness, sweating, loss of mental focus. Warnings signs are telling you something is not right. Dr Lori Lange-Pennsylvania ...Read more

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What are symptoms of low blood sugar?

What are symptoms of low blood sugar?

Shaky: When your sugar is low, you can feel lightheaded, shaky and sweaty. ...Read more

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Symptoms of high blood pressure?

Symptoms of high blood pressure?

Sx of HBP: usually there are none. That is the reason I if called the silent killer. ...Read more

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What are the signs of high blood pressure?

What are the signs of high blood pressure?

Silent killer: We call high blood pressure a silent killer because often times there are no symptoms. We need to monitor actual readings. If its dangerously high you can get many different symptoms, too long to list. ...Read more

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What are the symptomatic differences between low blood sugar & high blood sugar?

What are the symptomatic differences between low blood sugar & high blood sugar?

Low & high: Low : shakiness, swetiness, paleness, cold hands, faint feeling, may have headache, slurred speech, lost of cociousness and seizures high: thirst, urinating frequently, may have headache, sluggish, sleepy(also for low), sleepiness(also for low) warning: blood glucose meters are mainly made to detect high blood glucose since it might be a long time for you to develop symptoms from a high , . ...Read more

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Is a blood sugar of 1695 indicative of a diabetic coma?

Is a blood sugar of 1695 indicative of a diabetic coma?

Can Be: Higher than 300mg/dl blood sugar , along with severe acidity of blood due to acids called ketones in a diabetic patient can lead to coma. Usually happens when sick or non compliant with meds. ...Read more

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What are typical signs of low blood pressure?

What are typical signs of low blood pressure?

Light headed: Pts with hypotension include light headedness , sweating , nausea, and blurred vision. If it persists you may pass out. ...Read more

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Is there any correlation between glucometer reading of blood sugar and vein blood ?

Is there any correlation between glucometer reading of blood sugar and vein blood ?

Minor difference: There is about a 15% difference between whole blood glucose and plasma glucose, with the plasma glucose being higher. If you use a fingerstick glucose monitor, it is measuring whole blood glucose, whereas when you have blood drawn and sent to the lab, it is measuring plasma glucose. Some fingerstick meters will correct for the difference by adding 15% automatically. ...Read more

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What are the symptoms of a low blood sugar?

What are the symptoms of a low blood sugar?

Low blood sugar: Symptoms are, tremors, sweating, anxiety, tachycardia, mental status chanes, coma and rarely death. ...Read more

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What are the signs of high blood sugar?

Series of things: weight loss excess thirst excess urination sometimes stinging on urination ...Read more

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What are signs of low blood sugar and how is it treated?

What are signs of low blood sugar and how is it treated?

Wide range: Signs range from no signs to low energy to coma. Best way to know it to messure the blood glucose. Treatments include eating or drinking to bump the glucose back up when the person is awake, to intravenous glucose solutions when unconscious. Repeated problems require adjustments in diabetic medications or changes in diet. ...Read more

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