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a polygenic disease characterized by abnormally high glucose levels in the blood

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The board prohibited fasting during Ramadan for patients with brittle diabetes, people using an insulin pump, those who take three or four doses of insulin a day and suffer from ketaocedosis and fainting, and people with low blood sugar.
MICHELLE: I suffer from brittle diabetes which can be very dangerous so I have taught Kobi how to help me.
NEW YORK -- True brittle diabetes is a rarity, with characteristic blood glucose lability, frequent hospitalizations, and life disruption often reflecting underlying psychiatric or organic disease, according to Dr.
Champion Junior Carer Robert Thirkell won an award for his love and devotion to his mum, who has brittle diabetes, while his dad was diagnosed with cancer only last year.
Many centers are reluctant to perform complete or partial pancreatectomies because of the risk of brittle diabetes, which puts patients at risk of life-threatening episodes of hypoglycemia.
We've been through this before because she has what doctors call chronic brittle diabetes.