Hyperglycemia is about so much more than simply diabetes (though, of course, there’s nothing simple about diabetes, either!). In this episode I’m talking you through the key things you need to know about hyperglycemia including the various causes. See references for this lesson and get it in written format here.

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Hypoglycemia: Check out this episode to get the full picture of blood glucose abnormalities.

Cushing’s Disease: See how Cushing’s disease contributes to hyperglycemia in this episode.

Diabetes: Learn more about diabetes in my 2nd-ever podcast episode!

Diabetes Pharmacology: Learn about medications used to treat diabetes in this episode.


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