Why do you get high blood sugar?

  • you are sick
  • you forget to take your insulin
  • you forget to take your diabetes medicine
  • you change how much you move around
  • you eat more carbs. It was more than you normally eat.

It might be because

  • you take other medicines. They change your blood sugars. Like steroids.
  • you feel stressed

Sometimes you cannot work out why your blood sugars are high.

It is okay.

See your GP when it happens a lot.

This is general information. Talk to your doctor for information made for you.