Tag Archives: Hypoglycemia

Healing and Getting Off the Hedonic Treadmill

There are many things that we think will make us happy – having a few cocktails, that new pair of heels, indulging a chocolate craving or being a total couch potato. However, these things don’t offer long-term happiness and after … Continue reading

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Tulsi Tea: The benefits

Tulsi, otherwise known as “holy basil”, has been used by Indian and Sri Lankan culture for centuries for its medicinal properties. Beyond its benefits as a seasonal flavouring, the herb is considered an all-purpose remedy for fighting off colds and … Continue reading

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Exercise and Hypoglycemia

Your brain and you body uses serum glucose in your blood as a mainstay of energy. To function properly, you body relies on this sugar in your blood. Hypoglycemia, or low blood sugar, occurs when blood glucose fall below a … Continue reading

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Preventing Hypoglycemia

1. Hypoglycemia is a Condition Not a Disease: One of the most important things to remember when dealing with hypoglycemia is that it is a condition and not a disease. Hypoglycemia can result not only from diseases such as diabetes, immune … Continue reading

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Non-Diabetic Hypoglycemia and Children

Hypoglycemia is occurs when your child’s blood glucose levels drop too low. While the condition is usually diagnosed as a complication of diabetes, it can develop in children who do not have diabetes (although it is much less common). Glucose … Continue reading

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Hypoglycemia And Our Sugar Nation

With the growing prevalence of hypoglycemia in Australia, another way at looking at the condition is that our pancreases do not know how to fit into the 21st century where people are eating a high sugar diet. Modern foods are … Continue reading

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What is Hypoglycemia?

Hypoglycemia is a deficiency of glucose in the blood stream, or ‘low blood sugar levels’. The term is used to describe a metabolic disorder that can be diagnosed by recognising a variety of both physical and ‘psychological’ symptoms. Glucose is … Continue reading

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