What will the doctor ask you?

They might ask you

  • how you feel


  • how your diabetes is going
  • what is hard about looking after diabetes
  • about your blood sugars

Doctors may tell you lots of things.


It can be hard to understand.

Tell your doctor it is hard to understand them.


Ask them to talk in a way you understand. Like

  • in a slow way.
  • they do not use big words.
  • they use pictures.

You can write down what the doctor tells you. A support person can help you.

You can ask the doctor to write.

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