From Arvada, Colorado, USA:
I have been told that along with stress, pain can cause your body to increase adrenalin which then causes your glucose levels to rise and that illness is also a factor. Is this an accurate assessment?
All true -- illness, stress, excitement can all trigger an adrenalin response which raises blood glucose levels.
Original posting 21 Jan 2003
Posted to Hyperglycemia and DKA
Last Updated: Tuesday April 06, 2010 15:09:42
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