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Low Blood Sugar

Lowbloodsugar

If you have diabetes or
some other health condition it can cause low blood sugar. Symptoms of low blood
sugar are sweating, blurred vision, and confusion. It is possible that you may
not always have the same symptoms.

Symptoms:

1.
Sweating

2.
Nervousness, shakiness, and weakness.

3.
Extreme hunger and slight nausea.

4.
Dizziness and headache.

5.
Blurred vision.

6. A
fast heartbeat and feeling anxious.

Symptoms
of moderate low blood sugar:

1. Inability to
concentrate.

2. Confusion and
irritability.

3. Slurred speech

4.
Unsteadiness when standing or walking.

5.
Muscle twitching.

6.
Personality changes, such as anger or crying.

Symptoms
of severe low blood sugar:

1. Seizure

2. Loss of consciousness

3. Stroke

4. Death

Treatment:

1. if you think your
sugar level may be low Check your blood sugar, such as below 70 mg/dL.

2. From a quick-sugar
source, eat about 15 grams of carbohydrate. If you are at home, you will
probably already have something close at hand that contains sugar, such as
fruit juice or table sugar. Carry some glucose tablets or hard candy with you
when you are away from home. Than solid foods, Liquids will raise your blood
sugar faster.
3. Check your blood sugar
level again about 15 minutes after eating the 15 grams of carbohydrate. Eat
another 15 grams of carbohydrate from quick-sugar food, If your blood sugar is
still below 70 mg/dL, Repeat 15 grams of fast-acting carbohydrate every 15
minutes until your blood sugar is in a safe target range, such as higher or 70
mg/dL.  Eat a small snack when your blood sugar returns to your target
range if your next planned meal or snack is more than a few hours away.

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