Category Archives: Cortisol

AskNadia: High Altitude Blood Sugar Readings

Why do my BG’s run high when I hike in higher altitudes?

RU,

DeSoto KS

Dear RU,

When you exercise in elevations your body is accustomed to, chances are you have a good idea how your blood sugar will respond.…

The Link Between Diabetes and Hormones

Diabetes begins as a metabolic syndrome that features a combination of hormonal and nutritional imbalances. If these imbalances aren’t corrected, a pre-diabetic condition can turn into full-fledged diabetes. These hormonal imbalances can result in an inability for your body to

Stress-Induced Hormone Imbalances Go Far Beyond Insulin in Diabetes

Stress-Induced Hormone Imbalances Go Far Beyond Insulin in Diabetes virtually anything from the stress of a long checkout line to the first signs of menopause can trigger hormone imbalances, which reveal themselves through mood swings, fatigue, migraines, memory problems, and …