Diabetes hallucination is one of the least talked about symptom and which many are unaware of. Many diabetes patients experience hallucinations. If you are one of them, it is important to know that your hallucinations may be an indication of a more serious problem related to diabetes.
What Causes Diabetes Hallucination?
According to health experts, diabetes hallucination is often a result of Hyperosmolar Hyperglycemic Nonketotic Syndrome (HHNS). Such condition is more common in people suffering from Type 2 Diabetes. However, it can also appear in people who have Type 1 Diabetes.
HHNS is usually a result of an existing infection or illness, and it can escalate quickly to become a fatal illness. The hallucinations are cause by rapid increase of one’s blood sugar level, which can lead to extreme thirst and dehydration.