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Severe Hypoglycemia

Severe Hypoglycemia

Posted 09 November 2010 | By | Categories: Diabetes | No Comments

People with type one diabetes mellitus who must take insulin in full replacement doses are most vulnerable to episodes of hypoglycemia. It is usually mild enough to reverse by eating or drinking carbohydrates, but blood glucose occasionally can fall fast enough and low enough to produce unconsciousness before hypoglycemia can be recognized and reversed. Hypoglycemia [...]

A More Modern Approach to Diabetes Primarily Relies Upon Diet and Lifestyle Management

A More Modern Approach to Diabetes Primarily Relies Upon Diet and Lifestyle Management

Posted 03 November 2010 | By | Categories: Diabetes | No Comments

Often combined with regular ongoing blood glucose level monitoring. Diet management allows control and awareness of the types of nutrients entering the digestive system, and hence allows indirectly, significant control over changes in blood glucose levels. Blood glucose monitoring allows verification of these, and closer control, especially important since some symptoms of diabetes are not [...]