How to take care of yourself if you get sick and have diabetes?
Part 7 of the 9 essential things to know if you have diabetes - How to take care of yourself if you get sick. A sick day is any of the following. Illnesses such as the flu or colds Infections Injuries Major dental work or a surgery Prolonged stress Getting sick causes stress in the body. This stress can cause blood glucose levels to become elevated. Taking care of yourself when you become sick can help to prevent extreme high blood glucose levels while you are sick. Before yo