This video talks about the importance of frequent testing, testing for ketones and drinking plenty of fluids/reducing carb intake while sick with a cold or the flu, when you have diabetes.

If none of this works and you still see high blood sugars or ketones in your urine, contact your doctor right away!

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Comment by T1Tambien on October 27, 2010 at 8:06pm
Manny-
thank you sooo much! I feel the first signs of *smething* comming on- and this is the first time I've been sick since dx...I was really starting to freak out a bit until I found your post. Now I have a plan- and can rest a little easier. Thank You!
Comment by Manny Hernandez on May 8, 2008 at 6:52pm
He sure is fun AND he is learning bit by bit. :)
Comment by marvin on May 8, 2008 at 5:23pm
manny,

santi is a fun lil kid, i bet that lil guy has a lot of knowledge bout diabetes..thank you for sharing this video..

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