How Much Sugar Is Allowed for a Diabetic?

Answer According to the American Diabetes Association, more than 23 million people in the U.S. are living with diabetes, a condition that prevents the body from using glucose (sugar) from the bloodstream.... Read More »

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What are the causes of low blood sugar in low sugar one of the possible diabetic complications?

Hypoglycemia occurs when:--* Your body's sugar (glucose) is used up too quickly* Glucose is released into the bloodstream too slowly* Too much insulin is released into the bloodstreamDoses of drugs... Read More »

Diabetic VS. Non Diabetic Sugar levels?

If a fixed quantity of sugar is given to a non-diabetic and diabetic patient, the blood sugar level will be the same for both. But in the case of non-diabetic, the blood sugar will become normal af... Read More »

I am diabetic and my sugar is 286?

Annette, diabetes is a disease that must be managed by you. It is your body, your life, and you who ultimately suffers from the complications of out of control diabetes. Management consists of ea... Read More »

How much sugar does a diabetic need?

On One Hand: Simple Sugars Supply the Body with GlucoseEvery body needs sugar in the form of glucose to fuel cells, tissues and organs. Glucose is manufactured by the liver from carbohydrates that ... Read More »