Below is list of blood sugar symptoms that you can grade yourself on. Take this test and circle the appropriate number 0 (never), 1 (occasionally), 2 (frequently), 3 (most or all of the time). Then find out below how you fare.

HYPOGLYCEMIA (low blood sugar)

Irritable if meals are missed 0,1,2,3
Eating to relieve fatigue 0,1,2,3
Feeling shaky, jittery 0,1,2,3
Easily upset, aggravated, nervous 0,1,2,3
Blurred vision 0,1,2,3
Getting lightheaded of meals are missed 0,1,2,3
Depend on caffeine to start the day 0,1,2,3
Forgetful, poor memory 0,1,2,3
Craving sweets during the day 0,1,2,3

If you answered mostly 2’s and 3’s, you likely have low blood sugar and should be evaluated.

INSULIN RESISTANCE (pre-diabetes)

Fatigue after meals 0,1,2,3
Eating sweets does not relieve sugar cravings 0,1,2,3
Must have sweets after meals 0,1,2,3
Frequent urination 0,1,2,3
Waist is equal or larger than hip girth 0,1,2,3
Increased thirst and appetite 0,1,2,3
Difficulty losing weight 0,1,2,3

If you answered mostly 2,s and 3,s, it is likely you have insulin resistance and should be evaluate.

At our office, we use drug free methods to restore normal insulin levels. We’d like to help!

If you have wondered if chiropractic natural nutritional approaches can help you, see a chiropractor or chiropractors. Better yet, see a chiropractic neurologist such as myself Dr. Scott Brown.

At Brown Chiropractic Neurology, and in functional medicine, we look at your cholesterol (lipid) panels thoroughly (not just total cholesterol) to determine the best diet and supplement regimen for you. Call us today at (303) 986-7600.

We proudly serve Denver, Lakewood, Arvada, Golden, Morrison, Evergreen, Wheat Ridge Colorado (CO).

Denver/ Lakewood Chiropractor

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