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Avoiding Hyperglycemic Hyperosmolar ... - Type 1 Diabetes
Sep 3, 2013 ... Protecting yourself from the dangers of a diabetic coma: Hyperglycemic hyperosmolar nonketotic syndrome (HHNS) is a long name that ...
Hypoglycemia Diabetes Emergency Treatment / Prevention
What can happen: Hypoglycemia can leave you feeling confused, tired, hungry, shaky, sweaty or anxious. If left untreated, it could result in seizures, coma or ...
Diagnosis of Type 1 Diabetes - About.com
To make an accurate diagnosis of type 1 diabetes, health professionals need to ... such high glucose levels they may be drifting into a diabetes-induced coma.
Insulin Shock or Diabetic Coma - First Aid - About.com
May 28, 2014 ... Insulin shock refers to the body's reaction to too little sugar -- hypoglycemia -- often caused by too much insulin. Diabetic coma refers to a victim ...
About.com First Aid & Emergency Preparedness
Diabetic ketoacidosis (DKA) takes a long time to happen, but often isn't ... Insulin shock and diabetic coma have no basis in common sense--unless you're an ...
First Aid Phraseology: Insulin Shock vs Diabetic Coma - About.com
Aug 30, 2014 ... Insulin shock and diabetic coma have no basis in common sense--unless you're an endocrinologist.
When to Go to the ER for a Diabetes Emergency - Type 2 Diabetes
May 18, 2014 ... A diagnosis of diabetes can be very frightening and overwhelming. ... can occur and if it continues to progress, it can cause coma or death.
Hypoglycemia (Low Blood Sugar) Treatment - First Aid - About.com
Aug 30, 2014 ... The most common emergency facing victims of diabetes is ... arms, decreased muscle coordination, confusion, coma, and sometimes death.
Diabetic Hyperglycemic Hyperosmolar Nonketotic Coma
Apr 22, 2014 ... Hyperglycemic hyperosmolar nonketotic coma (HHNKC) is an extremely serious complication of type 2 diabetes, most often occurring in those ...
Diabetic Emergencies -- Diabetes -- DKA - First Aid - About.com
Hypoglycemia is the most common emergency condition for victims of diabetes. Hypoglycemia is easily treated, but can lead to coma or even death if untreated.
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