Diabetes Management Tip #4: Diabetes and Sick Days

by The Glucology® Team on June 20, 2019

Diabetes Management Tip #4:

As a person with diabetes, when you are sick your body's increased production of stress hormones will cause your blood glucose levels to rise. It is therefore, important that you take extra care during flu season or when you think you may be coming down with something!

Prepping for flu season is extra important when you have diabetes. Do you know the best way to take care of yourself on a sick-day? Follow this checklist:

IBD Medical was born in Sydney Australia. Our mission is to help improve the lives of people living with diabetes by providing the best possible support products and information. 

Remember to always seek advice from your medical practitioner before changing anything about your diabetes management. The above information is not medical advice

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