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Every morning and afternoon i get really dizzy light headed and have no idea where i am. Is it low blood sugar?

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Dr. David Sneid
Internal Medicine - Endocrinology

In brief: No

In my 35 years of practice, I have never seen a case of reactive hypoglycemia.
The disorder doesn't exist, if you're overweight the symptoms are a natural response to your glucose level returning to normal. A glucose tolerance test (if you've had one) is not and never will be a valid diagnostic test for hypoglycemia. Don't waste your money o GTT or any fad diets of treatments. Lose wt if heavy.

In brief: No

In my 35 years of practice, I have never seen a case of reactive hypoglycemia.
The disorder doesn't exist, if you're overweight the symptoms are a natural response to your glucose level returning to normal. A glucose tolerance test (if you've had one) is not and never will be a valid diagnostic test for hypoglycemia. Don't waste your money o GTT or any fad diets of treatments. Lose wt if heavy.
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