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How does Stress Impact Diabetes? It Raises Your Blood Sugar Levels

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Making stress management as important as what you eat and the medication you take for your condition can make all the difference in your ability to successfully manage your condition.

For ideas on how to manage stress, you can check out some of my other recent posts about stress.

Live Vibrantly,
Dr. Dae
Dr. Daemon Jones

Dr. Dae's website: www.HealthyDaes.org
Download one of Dr. Dae's books: Daelicious! Recipes for Vibrant Living or Stress Relieving Recipes: Using Food to Keep you Calm, @ www.HealthyDaes.org

Dr. Dae's Bio:
Dr. Daemon Jones is a Naturopathic Physician who treats patients all over the country using Skype and phone visits. She helps her patients cultivate health and feel great, using a combination of safe and effective naturopathic and conventional methods.

Sources:

"Stress and Diabetes." WebMD Diabetes Center: Types, Causes, Symptoms, Tests, and Treatments. N.p., n.d. Web. 23 Apr. 2013.
http://diabetes.webmd.com/features/stress-diabetes

"Stress - American Diabetes Association." American Diabetes Association Home Page - American Diabetes Association. N.p., n.d. Web. 23 Apr. 2013.
http://www.diabetes.org/living-with-diabetes/complications/stress.html

Reviewed April 24, 2013
by Michele Blacksberg RN
Edited by Jody Smith

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