Diabetes is a chronic health condition that has affected the lives of a lot of people around the world. It is a deadly condition that needs to be attended to with care and a lot of positive support.
Although high blood sugar/ Diabetes is a chronic health condition only a few people find it easily to notice it when it first surfaces. Most people believe that it is malaria because some of its symptoms include weakness.
This has lead to a lot of catastrophe as a lot of people find it really hard to notice the situation they are in untill it finally becomes very damaging to their body.
First of all, I will be talking about 6 signs that your blood sugar level has risen and 4 natural herbs that could help reduce it.
What are the signs that a person's blood sugar is high?
1. Feeling Tired
Type 2 Diabetes could cause a person to feel tired and fatigued. This is as a result of insufficient sugar moving from the bloodstream into the body cells. This could also be the sign of any other condition, but when checking for the condition, also check blood sugar.
2. Tingling in the hands and Legs
Another solid sign of high blood sugar is tingling in the hands and legs. This is as a result of the nerves not getting enough blood into it as a result of sugar overload.
This is a serious compilation that could lead to amputation when not taken seriously. On noticing this signs, you should meet a doctor immediately.
3. Dark Patches on the skins
This is another noticeable sign of high blood sugar. The dark Patches are also related to the tingling. Some people who notice this term it as cream reactions. At times it might be but one some occasions, it is not.
4. Slow healing of cuts and wounds
This is another common cause of Amputation in most diabetic patients. This is because most of their wounds won't heal as a result of nerve damage which leads to amputation of the affected area.
5. Blurry vision
Excess intake of sugar could also cause blurry vision. When the body cannot afford the level of sugar in it, it starts to affect other organs of the body including the nerves connected to the eyes which causes blurry vision.
6. Frequent Urination and increased thirst
Even when the amount of sugar in your blood becomes really big, the kidney keeps fighting hard to solve this problem by absorbing more water and releasing more urine in order to reduce the level of sugar in the body.
4 Natural Herbs that Could Help Reduce It
Ginger is a very common natural herb that a lot of people use on a regular basis. This is because it is usually available for consumption and can be found in almost every part of the world.
According to medicalnewstoday, Ginger helps in reducing blood sugar levels and even helps in maintaining it hut studies doesn't know exactly how it does this.
2. Aloe Vera
Aloe Vera is another common Natural Herbs that helps in maintenance of blood sugar levels. As much it helps in blood sugar management, it also promotes better skin health.
3. Bitter Melon
Bitter melon is more like a fruit but it is common used in India and China for treatment of Diabetes. It helps in maintaining blood sugar levels although studies suggest you add it to smoothies because of it's taste.
This is a fragrant spice that is used in the preparation of foods. It is also used as a source or medicine for a lot of conditions including diabetes. According to research, it helps manage and reduce blood sugar.
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