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I work outside 100 plus temp is it dangerous with type 2 diabetes?

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Dr. Kathy Robinson
Family Medicine
3 doctors agree

In brief: It can be

Working outside in that type of heat can be dangerous for anyone.
With diabetes you need to make sure that your sugars are well controlled, that you are drinking lots of fluids and that you are eating regularly. If you feel faint or dizzy, get to a cool place and check your sugar. Drinking water is the best way to stay safe in the heat.

In brief: It can be

Working outside in that type of heat can be dangerous for anyone.
With diabetes you need to make sure that your sugars are well controlled, that you are drinking lots of fluids and that you are eating regularly. If you feel faint or dizzy, get to a cool place and check your sugar. Drinking water is the best way to stay safe in the heat.
Dr. Kathy Robinson
Dr. Kathy Robinson
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Dr. Andrea Brand
Family Medicine
2 doctors agree

In brief: Heat danger

Yes, working in 100 degree heat can be dangerous for anyone.
Best to seek cool shelter and stay hydrated with water.

In brief: Heat danger

Yes, working in 100 degree heat can be dangerous for anyone.
Best to seek cool shelter and stay hydrated with water.
Dr. Andrea Brand
Dr. Andrea Brand
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