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Re: [IPk] treating hypoglycaemia



OK, I don't have an answer to that, except....we'll just have to suck it and
see!

Tony
----- Original Message -----
From: "Jackie Jacombs" <email @ redacted>
To: <email @ redacted>
Sent: Thursday, May 16, 2002 8:16 PM
Subject: Re: [IPk] treating hypoglycaemia


> Hi Tony
>
> I see that, but the article is still saying that glucose cannot be
absorbed
> though the oral membranes.
>
> I realised that the food in the digestive tract would have to be converted
to
> glucose first.
>
>
> Jackie
>
> ----- Original Message -----
> From: "Tony O'Sullivan" <email @ redacted>
> To: <email @ redacted>
> Sent: 16 May 2002 18:54
> Subject: Re: [IPk] treating hypoglycaemia
>
>
> > Hi Jackie, the difference is between 'food' and 'glucose'.
> >
> > Food needs to be converted to glucose before it can be directly absorbed
> > through the cheeks. However, this isn't necessary if we put glucose in
> > directly, in the form of liquid, powder, or hypostop. Honey has glucose
in
> > it, but milk or table sugar DON'T.
> >
> > Tony
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