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Hypoglycemic Questions

Hypoglycemic

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by 15400 · September 16, 2014 at 8:12 PM

If you have hypoglycemia (either reactive or fasting) could you please share any tips? What works for you? I know I suppose to have one avocado per day. Are blueberries allowed? Also, were you officially diagnosed by the doctor and how did... (more)

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Karen 0 · August 14, 2013 at 11:22 PM

Go over to bloodsugar101 and take a look at the info for eating to your meter. This refers to eating according to the blood sugar testing done with a glucometer. While the site is geared to people with diabetes the considerations are similar. You... (more)

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by 0 · September 16, 2014 at 8:09 PM

Hello! I'm a 29 year old female of healthy weight and activity levels. I have been paleo for nearly two years, and began seeing a functional medicine doc last year for acne, suspected leaky gut issues, etc. I just had my third round of blood... (more)

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Raptor005 0 · May 17, 2013 at 12:22 AM

You are fatigued because you're anemic. Your ferritin is extremely low Began taking dessicated liver capsules or eat grass-fed, organic liver several times weekly

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by 10 · September 16, 2014 at 8:03 PM

Hello there Paleo Hackers - I went VLC on the Paleo Diet 1 year ago and I loved it, save for one symptom: very dry skin. My hands looked like scales, I got dandruff, and I developed painful cracks at the corner of my mouth (Angular cheilitis). I... (more)

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Michael_17 0 · February 16, 2013 at 2:59 PM

Dry skin can be a sign of not eating enough PUFAs.

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by 323 · September 16, 2014 at 7:42 PM

Hi Peeps, The reason I ask this is I went for a meal on Sunday and felt shocking (LC flu) on Monday, however I'm wondering if this reaction is more hypoglycemia than the flu we describe? I have no idea how much sugar, corn flour etc.. was in my... (more)

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Dave_S_ 0 · April 03, 2012 at 1:49 PM

If you are low to very low carb - say under 50 grams per day - you have very likely induced peripheral (muscular) insulin resistance due to the high level of free fatty acids running around in your blood stream. Eating a high carb meal under those... (more)