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If you have
diabetes and low blood sugar and you drive, your
ability to steer the car may be affected. You could pass out while driving. You also could behave aggressively or
appear to be drunk if your blood sugar gets very low.
There is no
reason why people with diabetes should not be allowed to drive. But you
should take the following precautions:
ByHealthwise StaffPrimary Medical ReviewerE. Gregory Thompson, MD - Internal MedicineSpecialist Medical ReviewerRhonda O'Brien, MS, RD, CDE - Certified Diabetes Educator
Current as ofMarch 13, 2017
Current as of:
March 13, 2017
E. Gregory Thompson, MD - Internal Medicine
& Rhonda O'Brien, MS, RD, CDE - Certified Diabetes Educator
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