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What do you or your child use most often to treat hypoglycemia?

 
     

Glucose tablets

 
 

25%

 

15

 
     

Glucose gel or liquid

 
 

1%

 

1

 
     

Juice, soda, or milk

 
 

41%

 

24

 
     

Honey or cake gel

 
 

0%

     
     

Hard candy (Lifesavers, etc.)

 
 

18%

 

11

 
     

Other

 
 

12%

 

7

 


Total votes: 58

 

What do you or your child most often use to treat hypoglycemia?

Poll dates: October 22 - 29, 2014
Total Votes: 58

About two in five -- 41% -- of people who responded to this poll treat hypoglycemia with juice, soda, or milk. Commercial glucose tablets are used by 25%. We're not sure what the 12% "other" is.

These percentages have remained about the same over the years, according to our previous polls:

Answer   Oct 2014   Oct 2013   Oct 2012   Oct 2011   Oct 2010   Oct 2009   Oct 2008   Oct 2007   Oct 2006   Oct 2005   Feb 2004   Jan 2003   Oct 2001   Jan 1999
Glucose tablets   25%   22%   30%   26%   25%   22%   24%   22%   22%   20%   19%   20%   23%   19%
Glucose gel or liquid (MonoGel, Insta-Glucose, etc.)   1%   4%   2%   1%   2%   1%   1%   1%   1%   1%   1%   1%   1%   1%
Juice, soda, or milk   41%   51%   48%   54%   53%   60%   54%   58%   61%   61%   62%   65%   62%   64%
Honey or cake gel   0%   1%   0%   1%   1%   1%   1%   1%   1%   1%   1%   1%   1%   2%
Hard candy (Lifesavers, etc.)   18%   9%   3%   5%   4%   5%   5%   5%   4%   7%   6%   6%   6%   6%
Other   12%   13%   17%   13%   15%   8%   11%   8%   8%   6%   8%   5%   5%   5%

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Last Updated: Wednesday October 29, 2014 11:30:20
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