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16 Apr 2006

Feeling dizzy and tired
Hi Doc
Lately, I have started to feel slightly dizzy at times, and when eating (after a meal) I feel like I can sleep for hours, I am so tired...
Can it be that my blood sugar is low? I checked the symptoms on site, and I have no other symptoms, but my vision has deteriorated over the last year. My eyes also feel very dry. If I blink hard, it's like my vision restores for a moment, then goes back to blurry again. Can this also be due to dry eyes? And can you suggest any meds for this, such as Dry eye Caps? Thanks
Jennie
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CyberDoc
cyberdoc

01 Jan 0001

Hi Jennie
Please let your Doctor check your bloodsugar - fasting and after a meal. You could be diabetic. He should look at your eyes - could be allergies or dry eye syndrome or something wrong inside the eye.
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