Diabetes

Question
Posted by: BRENDS | 2009/05/21

Q.

temporary memory loss

hi, my mom is 63 yrs old and diabetic controlled, recently she has been having temporary memory loss, eg she forgets what she had for breakfast, or what she did the day before. can you explain if this is diabetes related or not

Expert's Reply

A.

Diabetes expert

It may be due to low blood sugar, too high blood sugar or several other reasons, such as blood pressure-related or medication-related. I suggest that you discuss this with her Health Care Provider, especially if it is of recent onset.

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