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    Concerns and Causes of Hypoglycemia in Diabetes Mellitus

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    Diabetes Mellitus types 1 and 2 shares some risk factors and clinical complications such as hyperglycemia. Why does hyperglycemia occur in Diabetes Mellitus? Why is hypoglycemia also a concern?

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    Hyperglycemia is the medical term for "high blood sugar". In diabetes, the pancreas does not produce enough insulin or the body is unable to process the insulin correctly. Insulin is important because it regulates sugar uptake. When this isn't functioning correctly the levels ...

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    Concerns and Causes of Hypoglycemia in Diabetes Mellitus are examined.