From Raleigh, North Carolina, USA:
What factors, other than diet, can cause significant blood sugar fluctuations in a young girl? Menses, stress, and exercise are others, I believe.
Additional factors include injection technique (too shallow, for example may cause a delay in insulin being absorbed); hot tubs (may cause insulin to be absorbed too quickly); illness; other endocrine or hormone conditions (thyroid, adrenal gland); and immunizations, which may lead to hyperglycemia - just to name a few!
Original posting 7 Jan 2009
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Last Updated: Tuesday April 06, 2010 15:10:18
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