Hypoglycemia

Hypoglycemia or low blood sugar is a condition that happens most commonly in people with diabetes. It occurs when a diabetic’s blood sugar drops to dangerously low levels and can come on very fast causing the below symptoms.

Hypoglycemia Symptoms:

  • rapid heartbeat
  • sweating
  • shaking
  • sudden nervousness
  • trouble thinking clearly or concentrating
  • blurry vision
  • sudden mood changes
  • fatigue
  • headache
  • hunger
  • loss of consciousness

Diabetics should always have glucose tablets or any kind of sweet candy on them at all times in case of a hypoglycemia event. If this does happen you should eat the glucose tabs or candy immediately to raise your sugar to normal levels (above 70 mg dl).

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  1. John says:

    Thank you for this informative info 🙂

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