Sick day rule for people with Diabetes

What should I do when I am ill? Any stress for example infection may raise your sugar; this is a normal response of the body. In stressful situation checking sugar more often is advisable. You should not stop your medicine without your doctor’s advice because you are ill. Actually you may need more Insulin to […]

Hypoglycaemia – “Hypo” in people with Diabetes

What is Hypo? “Hypo” is the short form of “Hypoglycaemia” meaning low sugar in the blood. This can be potentially dangerous and you need to understand very clearly how to recognise hypo, what to do in case you have hypo and how can you avoid that happening again. How would I feel in Hypo? The […]