Sick Day Management & Preparing for Tests, Procedures or Surgery

If you are sick you may notice your blood sugars are higher or lower than normal. It is very important to manage your diabetes when you are sick. Sometimes your diabetes medications may need to be adjusted depending on your blood sugar readings & you may need to test your blood sugar more frequently.

Click here for more information on Sick Day Management for Type 1 Diabetes.

Click here for more information on Sick Day Management for Type 2 Diabetes (on oral medication).

Click here for more information on Sick Day Management for Type 2 Diabetes (on insulin).

 

Depending on the type of surgery or test you are having, you may need to eat differently or adjust your medications. Contact your diabetes team or physician if you have any questions or concerns.

Click here for more information on how to prepare for a colonoscopy or other procedure.

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