Dealing With Blood Sugar Lows? Try These Expert Tips

Low blood sugar, or hypoglycemia[1], is a side effect of certain diabetes medicines that can have serious consequences. What causes this condition, how can you determine if you’ve been experiencing it, and what strategies can you use to avoid blood sugar lows? Find out the answers in our two-part video[2] interview series[3] with Gary Scheiner, MS, CDE, the AADE’s 2014 Educator of the Year.

What techniques have you found useful for preventing hypoglycemia? Let us know with a comment!


This blog entry was written by Senior Digital Editor Diane Fennell.

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