Respiratory infection and blood sugar levels

New Topic Post Reply Printable Version
[ << Previous Thread | Next Thread >> ]

ptddsdo
New Member


Date Joined Jul 2007
Total Posts : 7
   Posted 3/11/2008 1:26 PM (GMT -6)   
How does having a cold effect your blood sugar levels?  A lot higher, a little higher or is it ever lower? Thanks for your response.

tutorgirl
Regular Member


Date Joined Aug 2007
Total Posts : 235
   Posted 3/11/2008 4:58 PM (GMT -6)   
ptddsdo, I know that anytime I am sick with anything it raises my blood sugar. Even when it is just a day or two of just not feeling up to snuff my sugar will go up. I think that's pretty typical of most everyone. Hope this helps.
===================
>Karen<
~Forum Moderator/Diabetes~


gelchick
Regular Member


Date Joined Aug 2006
Total Posts : 477
   Posted 3/12/2008 8:39 AM (GMT -6)   
My sugar goes up even before I get the obvious signs of an illness. I usually see it in my fasting first- maybe 10 points for a couple of days and then "I come down with"- whatever it is.  By then, my overall numbers rise also.
 
If it's one of those 24-hour type bugs,it rises as I get sick.
sandy
I just want to live happily ever after-every now and then. Jimmy Buffett

New Topic Post Reply Printable Version
Forum Information
Currently it is Wednesday, August 23, 2017 1:15 PM (GMT -6)
There are a total of 2,858,945 posts in 313,706 threads.
View Active Threads


Who's Online
This forum has 155292 registered members. Please welcome our newest member, asr615.
503 Guest(s), 10 Registered Member(s) are currently online.  Details
Michelejc, George T., RickTrin, Doire, Park12, Connor77, kmclark1, Dortepop, Tim Tam, Jenny E


Follow HealingWell.com on Facebook  Follow HealingWell.com on Twitter  Follow HealingWell.com on Pinterest
Advertisement
Advertisement

©1996-2017 HealingWell.com LLC  All rights reserved.

Advertise | Privacy Policy & Disclaimer