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by Regina Fancy (2020-03-12)

With the exception of mild hypoglycemia StrictionD Reviews (this is when you have low blood glucose levels) which you can manage on your own, all other short term complications should be viewed as a medical emergency. Trying to treat these type of conditions on your own can lead to serious trouble. If you find you are blood glucose is at abnormally high levels, or you can't keep food down, by all means get to the emergency room! It may take just a quick visit to the ER or it could take a few days at the hospital. Regardless, don't pooh pooh the importance of getting care when you need it."Short term" means that these complications come upon you quickly as opposed to long term complications that can take as long as ten years to develop and appear. Some of these complications can develop in a matter of a few days or even a few hours. The good news here is that these complications also respond to treatment just as quickly.As a general rule, most of the severe complications that you will see are a result of a high blood glucose level. You are much less likely to run into these complications (or at least they won't come as a surprise to you) if you are regularly monitoring your blood glucose levels. With the meters available today, there is no reason for not knowing where you stand on a regular basis.Many people that run into s. term complications are children and seniors who live alone or have medical conditions that lead to them not monitoring their blood glucose levels. If you run into a medical or significant trauma event, you will need to monitor your blood glucose levels even more frequently than normal because you'll be more susceptible to short term complications.