Diabetes' Unspoken Threat, Hypoglycemia

February 11, 2015 7:20 PM

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The morning I began this post about the recent American Association of Diabetes Educators' (AADE) survey that reveals many people with diabetes do not know what hypoglycemia (low blood sugar) is -- I nearly gave it to myself.

Hypoglycemia is defined as blood sugar below 70 mg/d. (3.9 mmol/l). For people with diabetes who take insulin or another glucose (blood sugar) lowering medication - whether you have Type 1, Type 2, Gestational diabetes or LADA -- there is a 'round-the-clock threat of your blood sugar dropping below ...

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