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09 Feb 2004

Doc plse help, I have a daughter who is a insulin dependent
diabetic. I just would like to know, when she's low as in "hypo"
she really acts strange. can you plse explain what is really
happening that moment.

Thank you
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01 Jan 0001

Jwtk, when there is too little sugar for the brain to work properly, it seems like the patient is drunk/strange/confused. Too little sugar can slow down brain functioning just like too much alcohol can. It is a sign of a serious hypoglycaemia and action needs to be taken immediately to rectify it. Good luck.
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