Diabetes Sick-Day Management

July 24, 2006 12:00 am

Any illness, and particularly one that causes vomiting, diarrhea, and dehydration, can trigger either diabetic ketoacidosis (DKA) or hyperosmolar hyperglycemic state (HHS). To avoid having a garden-variety flu turn into something much worse, here are some guidelines to follow when you’re sick:

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