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Low Blood Sugar Resources

Below are top resources on SparkPeople for Low Blood Sugar.

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How to Treat Diabetes-Related Hypoglycemia

Hypoglycemia, or low blood sugar, is a common complication of diabetes. In fact, the majority of people with type 1 or type 2 diabetes will experience hypoglycemia at one time or another—even if their diabetes is well controlled. Hypoglycemia c...  Read more

Understanding Hypoglycemia

Your body breaks down the food you eat into a type of sugar called glucose. After you eat a meal or snack, that glucose makes its way into the bloodstream, causing the level of sugar in your blood to increase. Your pancreas responds by releasing the...  Read more

Exercising with Type 2 Diabetes

If your doctor has diagnosed you with Type 2 diabetes, then she has probably already told you about the importance of adding exercise to your treatment plan. Physical activity can help you improve your blood sugar control, lose weight, and reduce you...  Read more

Eating with Diabetes: Alcoholic Beverages

Since you've been diagnosed with diabetes, you have hopefully started learning how various foods and beverages affect your blood sugar. But what about alcohol? How does it affect your blood sugar and how do you account for it when planning meals...  Read more

What to Eat Before You Work Out

Everyone knows that athletes must plan and time their meals and snacks very carefully to reach their performance goals. But what about the rest of us? You try to squeeze in 30-60 minutes of exercise most days of the week. Do you have to be careful ab...  Read more

vegan athlete, always have a hard time with low ca
Updated 7/30/2015 3:20:06 PM

vegan athlete, always have a hard time with low carb and high protein foods. any suggestions other than seitan or hemp?...  Read more

I have had a serious sugar addiction for many year
Updated 7/30/2015 12:31:50 PM

I have had a serious sugar addiction for many years....most of my life really. I decided to cut out most sugars last week. between that and adjusting my thyroid meds, I've lost 5 pounds. It's a start...  Read more

You can make a low carb chicken salad using a pre-
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You can make a low carb chicken salad using a pre-done rotisserie bird from the grocery (remove skin/bones, shred meat). I swap avocado & plain Greek yogurt for mayo (healthy fat + more protein), and add yellow mustard + cajun seasoning for some kick...  Read more

need low carb help! I started a low carb diet a w
Updated 7/29/2015 5:00:38 PM

need low carb help! I started a low carb diet a week ago and am having some early success which is great. But I need food that doesn't require a lot of time and effort. I hate to cook and I'm already getting sick of eggs salad and hamburger patties....  Read more

hey guys I am new to this, I need to lower my chol
Updated 7/29/2015 2:54:29 PM

hey guys I am new to this, I need to lower my cholesterol and I would like to lose some more weight. I live in Connecticut. I'm looking for some new friends to support me through this journey....  Read more

Why Use Spices on your diet food

Cinnamon may help lower blood sugar levels and reduce triglycerides. Cloves stimulate digestion. Ginger contains antioxidants. Tumeric fights inflamation. Cayenne Pepper and red pepper stimulates metabolism and fat-burning. Yipee!Regular consumption...  Read more

Some things to help lower blood sugar

Cherries are als foods that lower blood sugar.Avocado contains fiber to help slow down blood sugar increases when added to a meal.Eat small slices of avocado through the day to balance blood sugar.Sweet Potatoes will digest slowly. Sweet Potatoes hav...  Read more

South Beach Diet (Lifestyle!)

For anyone who follows or wants to learn the SB way of eating. Lets be healthy together. SB is recommended by many doctors and dieticians; its good for blood sugar and reducing dietary fat....  Read more

Tips for a Healthy Summer with Diabetes

It's summertime! Did you know that if you have diabetes you need to be extra careful during the summer? Do you know which summer footwear is better for people with diabetes? Do you know if sunburns affect blood sugar levels? Do you know how to...  Read more

Do You Need a Pre-Workout Snack?

I often see articles about the "best pre-workout snacks" to eat. But how many people really require one? If you’re going out for a walk or a bike ride or playing a little tennis, you probably don’t need to eat before you go. Man...  Read more

low blood sugar...scary

467 I'm not counting carbs, I'm just not eating pasta or wheat, and not a lot of grains, like rice. My carbs mainly come from fruit, veggies & what's in dairy. 24However, for the past few days I began having pretty bad dizzy spells, and yes...  Read more

April 20th, 2015 - Low Blood Sugar

At 2:45 am, I felt very sweaty. I checked my blood sugar and I was at 38. Earlier we had eaten at Red Robin and I had taken 26 units of insulin without testing. I also didn't test before bed. Currently, I drank about 12 oz. orange juice and am waitin...  Read more