Hypoglycemia or low blood sugar is a condition that arises when there is absence of glucose in the body or when the glucose level in the body of an individual has dropped too low. When this happens, the person will certainly experience certain symptoms of which if ignored can result to fatality.
The problem with this however is that many people often mistake the symptoms and signs of low blood sugar to be other health conditions till it gets worse or they become unconscious. But in this article, we are going to have a look at some of the signs of low blood sugar, just sit tight and enjoy the article.
1. Having explained what low blood sugar or hypoglycemia is, one of the signs of low blood sugar is shakiness. When your body lacks glucose or is short of sugar, the first sign you will most likely experience is shakiness. Your body parts will be shaking for no clear reason even when you have eaten. Reason being that the body's primary source of energy is sugar/glucose.
2. Fast or Irregular Heart Beat; this is another sign you will experience if your body is lacking glucose. When your body is lacking sugar/glucose, the next thing you will notice is faster heart beat, your pulse will become faster because there is no left energy in the body and if ignored can turn to something uncontrollable.
3. Dizziness; you will start feeling weak and dizzy like you're suffering from malaria or other common diseases when in actuality your body is lacking glucose. If you start feeling dizzy for no clear reason, rush to the hospital for checks especially if you are already having blood sugar issue.
When low sugar or hypoglycemia advances or gets worse you might start feeling confused, tired and also start having difficulty seeing clearly. If ignored at this point, you might become unconscious (Diabetic Coma).
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