How much sugar does a diabetic need?

Answer 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 »

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Why does a Diabetic urinate so much when their blood sugar is high?

Hey Harley Mama,When the blood sugar rises and there isn't enough insulin in the body to get the sugar into the cell -- the tissues begin to flood the blood stream with stored fluid so that your ki... Read More »

I am a diabetic i need to loose weight and lower my blood sugar. I am so weak i need help! what do you suggest?

Speak to a nutritionist about a low carb diet which is perfectly safe for diabetics but you will need an expert to explain it thoroughly as you may feel weaker for the first few days which is norma... Read More »

How much insulin does a diabetic need?

Diabetics need enough insulin to maintain a healthy blood sugar level. Insulin dosages are individual and depend on the type of diabetes (Type 1, Type 2, gestational), the type of medication, and t... Read More »

How Much Sugar Is Allowed for a Diabetic?

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 »