Type 2 Diabetes: What To Do When You Are Ill

Why is this leaflet for you?

Everyone has days when they are not well. If you have diabetes, being unwell can affect your blood glucose control so it is important that you know how to manage this. This leaflet will give you essential information on:

  • How illness affects your blood glucose levels
  • Looking after yourself
  • What to eat and drink
  • Managing your medication
  • When to seek help

Type 2 Diabetes: What To Do When You Are Ill Leaflet