for me, anxiety, stress and getting frustrated or angry make my blood sugar go STRAIGHT up. before i had a continuous glucose monitor, i didn't notice it as much as in the last year and a half when i have been using the dexcom.
like some people have a rise in blood pressure when stressed, angry, etc, same goes for my blood sugar. as far as being excited - a little change, but nothing like the previously mentioned. anxiety, however, same affect. the first time i ever noticed it was on vacation with my family waiting in line for
|these would also make my blood sugar rise.|
everything affects diabetes ... but it's not a life controller! what about you, what emotions change your numbers?
(today is my first day at my new job! hopefully that excitement won't give me an up arrow.) :)