From Brooksville, Florida, USA:
There is an adult who has diabetes, is on medication, and has mood swings. Does a person with diabetes suffer from mood swings?
With fluctuation of blood sugars, it is possible for moods to be variable. Highs and lows can cause a person to act "differently" regardless of age. Since you did not say what kind of control your loved one has, it is difficult to assess whether the moods are a result of glycemic problems. Is the medication for diabetes, or for some other condition? Some medications for other disorders can alter mental functioning.
Original posting 25 Feb 2002
Posted to Behavior
Last Updated: Tuesday April 06, 2010 15:09:30
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