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Type 1 blood sugar spikes

Discussion in 'Ask A Question' started by johnbear2, Feb 23, 2021.

  1. johnbear2

    johnbear2 Type 1 · Well-Known Member

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    Does any other type 1s find they get blood sugar spikes after eating certain fruit I. e oranges
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  2. Rokaab

    Rokaab Type 1 · Well-Known Member

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    Bananas are my nemesis, you should see the mountainous climb on my sensor, I just dont eat them anymore :).

    Fruit tend to be full of fructose so many will send my sugar levels up a lot with no chance for my insulin to do anything about it in any decent time frame.
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  3. NicoleC1971

    NicoleC1971 Type 1 · Well-Known Member

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    I'd expect that from any tropical fruits so I tend to have berries with full fat yoghurt or at the end of the meal rather than as a snack which mitigates the spike.
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