Learn how to help manage diabetes control when those living with the condition are ill.
Covid-19 and Type 1 Diabetes
People living with Type 1 Diabetes(T1D) are NOT more susceptible to contracting COVID-19 but the virus could make it harder to manage blood glucose levels and therefore create a risk for diabetic ketoacidosis (DKA). Read more
Diabetes management when people living with Type 1 Diabetes are sick
Those with diabetes can get sick once in a while, just like anyone else. However, because the effects of illness on the body can raise or lower blood glucose levels, a few extra steps are needed to keep blood glucose levels under control. Read more