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Cold hands

Discussion in 'Ask A Question' started by UsmanMo96, Nov 14, 2019.

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    UsmanMo96 Type 2 · Well-Known Member

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    Hi,

    I have been testing my blood sugar levels and my hands have been cold could this make it high? I checked it after I got back in and it was 10.9 if anyone have this problem?
     
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    Resurgam Type 2 (in remission!) · Expert

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    Stress can cause elevated levels - which might be the reason, but I had cold hands and feet before my failed thyroid was diagnosed.
    A few days of supplement and it was as though I was sitting in a warm bath.
     
  3. UsmanMo96

    UsmanMo96 Type 2 · Well-Known Member

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    Well, i try and stay warm in this weather and its difficult but anytime I check my blood sugar levels with my hands cold I get a higher reading. I have managed to control my stress with exercise.
     
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    Diakat Type 1 · Expert
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    My hands are often cold and I find no correlation to high numbers.
     
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