Diabetes Management critical in COVID-19

Likely you are at home managing diabetes yourselves and don’t require hospital care. However, you may be fearful about how becoming ill will effect your diabetes, and how your diabetes would worsen all things if exposed to a virus.

Now is a good time to review and reinforce sick day management and what you should be thinking about should you become ill

Many drugs prescribed to people with diabetes, such as metformin and SGLT2 inhibitors, can impact patients under respiratory distress.

ADA resources on how to manage diabetes during the COVID-19 pandemic