Tag Archives: hypoglycemia

My Fear of Hypoglycemia

Do you have a fear of hypoglycemia?  I’ve been type 1 diabetic for 44 years now.  I can’t possibly count how many hypos I’ve had.  I’ve survived hypo seizures that should have killed me.  You’d think that after 44 years … Continue reading

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Driving With Diabetes RANT

I’m not going to make any friends with this post, but it’s important and it needs to be said.  I should warn you that this is a driving with diabetes RANT, and I’m pretty hot right now.  Am I the … Continue reading

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Creatine and Blood Sugar for Diabetics

First, if you’re type 1 diabetic and subject to hypoglycemia, let me say BE CAREFUL with creatine and blood sugar because it will probably cause hypoglycemia.  This is something I didn’t know until today.  So yesterday I decided to try … Continue reading

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Hypoglycemia + Exercise = Annoying

Have you ever been really looking forward to a workout, only to test your blood sugar and discover you’re about to go hypo?  Annoying right?  So you carb up, . . . . . and wait.  30 minutes later you … Continue reading

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Waiting on Diabetes

Inigo Montoya: But, I promise I will not kill you until you reach the top. Man in Black: That’s VERY comforting, but I’m afraid you’ll just have to wait. Inigo Montoya: I hate waiting. I could give you my word … Continue reading

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Hypoglycemia Symptoms With Normal Blood Sugars

Have you ever had hypoglycemia symptoms, but when you check your blood sugar, you’re completely normal?  So then you wait 20 minutes, check again, and you’re blood sugar hasn’t changed.  Yet you still feel hypoglycemic?  It’s kind of a phantom … Continue reading

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