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Hypoglycemia means low blood glucose, or blood sugar. Your body needs glucose to have enough energy. After you eat, your blood absorbs glucose. If you eat more sugar than your body needs, your muscles, and liver store the extra. When your blood sugar begins to fall, a hormone tells your liver to release glucose.

In most people, this raises blood sugar. If it doesn't, you have hypoglycemia, and your blood sugar can be dangerously low. Signs include

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  1. Hypoglycemia (National Library of Medicine)  
    Hypoglycemia means low blood glucose, or blood sugar. Your body needs glucose to have enough energy. After ... blood sugar. If it doesn't, you have hypoglycemia, and your blood sugar can be dangerously low. ...
  2. Hypoglycemia Interactive Tutorial (Patient Education Institute)  
    Hypoglycemia Introduction Hypoglycemia is a condition that causes blood sugar level to drop dangerously low. It mostly shows up in diabetic patients who take insulin. When recognized early, hypoglycemia can be treated successfully. This reference summary will ...
  3. Hypoglycemia From the National Institutes of Health (National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases)  
    ... A-Z List of Topics and Titles : Hypoglycemia Hypoglycemia On this page: What is hypoglycemia? What are ... Hope through Research For More Information What is hypoglycemia? Hypoglycemia, also called low blood glucose or low ...
  4. Nondiabetic Hypoglycemia (Hormone Health Network)  
    ... OUR SITE › Nondiabetic Hypoglycemia Share: Fact Sheet Nondiabetic Hypoglycemia October 2013 Download PDFs English Espanol Editors Margaret ... PhD Susan Kirk, MD What is non-diabetic hypoglycemia? Hypoglycemia is the condition when your blood glucose ( ...
  5. What Is Hypoglycemia? (Nemours Foundation)  
    ... another health condition, such as diabetes. What Is Hypoglycemia? The body's most important fuel is glucose, a ... and loss of consciousness (coma). Continue Who Gets Hypoglycemia? Almost all teens who take blood sugar-lowering ...
  6. Hypoglycemia; Insulin shock; Insulin reaction ... 2013;36 Suppl 1:S11-S66. Cryer PE. Hypoglycemia. In: Melmed S, Polonsky KS, Larsen PR, Kronenberg HM. ...
  7. ... Hypoglycemia? What Is the Difference Between Hyperglycemia and Hypoglycemia? By Debra A. Sokol-McKay Hyperglycemia Hypoglycemia Hyperglycemia ... healthy eating habits and losing weight if necessary Hypoglycemia Hypoglycemia refers to dangerously low blood glucose levels ...
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  10. ... Size: A A A Listen The Link Between Hypoglycemia and Cardiac Arrhythmias: An Answer to Why Tight ... from the University of Sheffield found that overnight hypoglycemia was associated with increased susceptibility to cardiac arrhythmias ...
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