…. instructions. The person may become un-coordinated and mistakenly appear drunk. The perception is often reinforced by accompanying slurred speech. As the blood glucose level continues to fall, the person may become unresponsive and have a seizure.
Please note young children, in particular, may display a change in skin colour, appearing pale.
For more information and support check out Diabetes New Zealand at https://www.diabetes.org.nz
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