Work Strees High Sugars

By Montanacharlie Latest Reply 2013-04-04 10:20:25 -0500
Started 2013-03-23 21:31:29 -0500

I have recently been employed at a prison and was stuck on night shift for 12 to 16 hours, one break 30 min. Had to leave sugars 300 plus. left and now down to 70 to 150 regularily. Job less but living. That is more then the Money, God is my provider and will supply all my needs ! I look forward to a new job and a change of employment type, I love people and being involved, so look forward to that and all God has in store. Be Blessed !

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tinkerbell54 2013-04-03 17:18:16 -0500 Report

I know about stress I am MOM of 16 yr old teenager she gives me stress. any little thing can make u blood sugar go up. like u could make love it goes up . etc. Tinkerbell54

jayabee52 2013-04-04 10:20:25 -0500 Report

Or in the case of lovemaking it could lower your Blood Glucose (BG) in that the activity acts as exercise, it gets one's heart a thumping and breathing heavy. Exercise lowers BGs and sometimes lowers them too low even.

I guess whether the sex raises or lowers one's BG levels depends on the relationship with the partner. If it is done in a loving relationship and there is "sweet release" in lovemaking, it is more like exercise. If the relationship is strained the emotional asects stress the person which affects the BG levels also.

daydreamer630 2013-03-27 15:42:49 -0500 Report

It's crazy how much stress affects your BG! Taking away those little stressors can add years to your life(in my opinion). Good luck with the new job!

MetalCohen 2013-03-27 14:31:19 -0500 Report

I undrstnd about change ! I am moving & TG for my family for helping me thru this stressful time. I am also Bi-Polar ! Nice to meet you !

Mirena 2013-03-24 09:01:22 -0500 Report

Glad you made the right choice to leave your job. Health is more important and you will find a job that's less stressful.

jayabee52 2013-03-24 00:15:41 -0500 Report

You can get a new job, but you cannot get better health when the health has gone, it seems. I believe you made the correct choice, Charlie!

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