Diabetes Complications: Hypoglycemia, Ketoacidosis, and More
Diabetes when uncontrolled can cause sudden increase in blood sugar level causing an emergency called Diabetic ketoacidosis which can be life threatening if not treated in time. Also, long standing Diabetes may lead to increased risk of Heart attack/ Angina/ Stroke, Nerve damage, Kidney damage, Gastroparesis (Nausea/ vomiting) Diarrhea or constipation, Eye damage - blindness, Increased risk of cataract and glaucoma, Foot damage/ amputations, Skin infections, Increased risk of Alzheimer's disease/ Depression/ Hearing impairment.
Few fruits are oranges, melon, berries, apples, bananas, grapes and are to be taken in moderation, also in fresh form.
Few types are walking briskly or hiking, climbing stairs, swimming or a water-aerobics class, dancing, riding a bicycle or a stationary bicycle, taking an exercise class, playing basketball, tennis, or other sports
126 mg/dL (7.0 mmol/L ) or higher on two separate tests is diagnosed as diabetes.
Goal fasting blood sugar is 80 - 130, post prandial blood sugar is < 180 mg/dl.