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disturbed nights

Started this discussion. Last reply by Brian (bsc) Feb 23, 2013. 9 Replies

Hi everyoneJust wanted to ask a quick question, If you dont get enough sleep, or a disturbed night, does it cause your sugar readings to go higher? thanks daniella xContinue

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Started this discussion. Last reply by Teena Feb 19, 2013. 11 Replies

hi everyone, Im new to the site, been diagnosed with type 2 diabetes 6 weeks ago. Just letting you know a little about me. I have a very complicated home live which puts alot of stress on me, I have…Continue

 

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Brian (bsc) replied to deedee's discussion 'disturbed nights'
"I suffer from sleep apnea and at least for me it makes a huge difference. If I don't sleep well, I am assured that I will awake the next day with a wicked case of Darn Phenomenon. I have gotten treatment for my apnea and I also take melatonin…"
Feb 23, 2013
deedee replied to deedee's discussion 'disturbed nights'
"Hi, I wish I could go out for a long walk, im waiting for knee surgery, go in next month.but I do go on exercise bike every evening."
Feb 23, 2013
acidrock23 replied to deedee's discussion 'disturbed nights'
"I used to not sleep all that much, like 5ish hours most nights, w/ a couple nights where I just wouldn't sleep/ month. When I started working out a lot more, it stopped. Maybe taking a walk with junior after dinner could knock him out some and…"
Feb 23, 2013
deedee replied to deedee's discussion 'disturbed nights'
"thank you for your reply."
Feb 23, 2013
Monica replied to deedee's discussion 'disturbed nights'
"Yes it sure does ! anything that causes stress on my body whether it be physical or emotional causes my blood sugar to rise."
Feb 23, 2013
deedee replied to deedee's discussion 'disturbed nights'
"Many Thanks for your reply, Im barely functioning at the moment,im so tired most of the time, im getting blurred vision :("
Feb 23, 2013
Corinna replied to deedee's discussion 'disturbed nights'
"Wow! 4 hours of sleep is not very much at all. Don't know that I could function on that little rest, let alone manage to track my BG. In answer to your question: yes, I find that lack of sleep affects my BG. Stress also affects my BG levels as…"
Feb 23, 2013
deedee replied to deedee's discussion 'disturbed nights'
"Thanks for the reply, I am surviving most nights on 4 hrs sleep due to being a full time carer for my hubby and looking after my son with autism, and he dosent sleep very much. I have noticed if i have less than 4 hours sleep my sugars go up a bit."
Feb 23, 2013
JohnG replied to deedee's discussion 'disturbed nights'
"I cant say enough about how diffrent my sleep patterns are from a non PWD. I have suffered from insomnia and lack of sleep for most of my adult life. I think it just goes with the territory if your a PWD especially a T1 that has had some low BG at…"
Feb 23, 2013
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disturbed nights

Hi everyoneJust wanted to ask a quick question, If you dont get enough sleep, or a disturbed night, does it cause your sugar readings to go higher? thanks daniella xSee More
Feb 23, 2013
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Feb 19, 2013

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January 14, 2013
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Oral, Diet and Exercise

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Deedee Happy Birthday !!!!!!! I hope your day and coming year are overflowing with happiness and goodwill.
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At 3:44am on November 1, 2013, SEAGATOR said…

HAPPY, HAPPY BIRTHDAY, deedee. , I wish for you a most wonderful day. ENJOY!!!

At 1:57am on November 1, 2013, rick the "Blogabetic" said…

Deedee, Happy Birthday!!! Here is wishing you a wonderful and happy birthday. I hope the coming year will be full of blessings, joy and the wonderful love of family and friends.

At 5:30am on February 25, 2013, Jim Roach said…

Welcome to TuDiabetes DeeDee!

At 11:39am on February 17, 2013, catlover said…

Hi deedee- Welcome to TuD. We are glad you joined the community and we hope you like it here.

At 4:58am on February 17, 2013, brokenpole said…

Welcome to the family! On this forum you will learn so much. Most of all you will learn that you are not alone. Everyone here is supportive and will provide answers to your questions. Search the site for answers. Read the discussions and blogs for information. There are videos to help you understand diabetes and its treatment. Most of all there is family to talk to and even to vent to, if needed. Welcome home.

At 4:54am on February 17, 2013, SEAGATOR said…

WELCOME to our wonderful family. We are a very caring and supportive group. Questions? Please feel free to ask us. Please read the BLOGS the FORUMS and check out the many GROUPS for much valuable advice and information. WELCOME!!!

At 7:28pm on February 16, 2013, Stemwinder (Gary) said…

Welcome Deedee, There is so much information here at TuDiabetes. There are groups for people with like circumstances or interest. Blog posts where members convey their thoughts and experiences. And there are the forums where we come together for discussions.
I see you are Type 2 you might want to visit the T2 group. http://www.tudiabetes.org/groups/type2
Please feel at home, you are with friends

 
 
 

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