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How does mild hypoglycemia affect the body?

Hypoglycemia refers to blood sugar levels that drop below the normal range. When blood sugar becomes too low, the body releases a hormone called epinephrine, which causes the body to release stored sugar into the blood. Epinephrine produces the symptoms of mild hypoglycemia, such as hunger, sweating, and shaking.

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