4 reasons your blood sugar spikes

4 Causes of Blood Sugar Spikes

Blood sugar levels can spike for various reasons, and you don’t have to be a diabetic for it to happen. Here are 4 causes of blood sugar spikes: 1. Medication The older you get the more medication you may find yourself on; however, that same medication may aid in one illness while also contributing to…

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High Blood Sugar May Boost Alzheimer’s Risk

Insulin resistance can inhibit signaling between brain cells and affect memory, study suggests. Researchers found that insulin resistance – higher-than-normal levels of blood sugar that often precede type 2 diabetes – was related to poorer performance on memory tests taken by late-middle-age adults. “The findings are interesting because people with diabetes are at increased risk…