None of the children had high blood sugar
, but puberty would further lower their insulin sensitivity, she noted.
It's also possible that high blood sugar
doesn't cause heart attacks and strokes at all.
Still, the apoptosis explanation doesn't explain why some diabetic women with high blood sugar
go on to have healthy babies, he says.
WOMEN with high blood sugar
levels are at greater risk of developing cancer, according to a study.
Within a week of developing high blood sugar
or signs of T-cell attack, the NOD mice were given either low doses of the anti-CD3 antibody for five days or hamster immunoglobulin as a control injection.
In overweight men, evidence of metabolic syndrome (MetS), which can lead to both conditions, is easy to see through symptoms including raised cholesterol, high blood sugar
, high blood pressure and obesity.
To show that amylin can cause insulin resistance and high blood sugar
in humans, investigators must first demonstrate that Type II diabetics have higher blood levels of amylin than do nondiabetics.
If left untreated, high blood sugar
levels can lead to kidney failure, heart disease and stroke.
More than 50 percent of Pimas aged 35 and older suffer from this non-insulin-dependent, adult-onset form of diabetes, which involves high blood sugar
levels and causes such symptoms as blurry vision, numbness and drowsiness.
An expert witness told Perth Sheriff Court that high blood sugar
levels could have caused her to drive badly.
Type 2 diabetes is linked to obesity and physical inactivity, and over a long period of time, high blood sugar
levels and diabetes can cause heart disease, stroke, blindness, kidney failure, leg and foot amputations, and pregnancy complications.
More than 18 million Americans are reported to have diabetes and an additional 41 million are estimated to have pre-diabetes, a condition where high blood sugar
increases a patient's risk of getting the disease.