Dr. Steven Edelman on Hypoglycemia + Glucagon

This content originally appeared on Beyond Type 1. Republished with permission. By Alexi Melvin Dr. Steve Edelman, MD, is a diabetes specialist as well as the Founder of Taking Control of Your Diabetes (TCOYD) — an organization focused on empowering those with diabetes and encouraging them to “take a more active role managing their diabetes, and being […]

Hypoglycemia Preparedness: How to Know Before You Go Low

This content originally appeared on diaTribe. Republished with permission. By Lorena Bergstrom A new awareness campaign helps people with diabetes recognize and plan for low blood sugar with emergency toolkits, discussion prompts, journaling, and a support network   Low blood sugar can be a scary thing – it often sneaks up when people least expect it, […]

Why Glucagon Is a Must for Sick Days

This content originally appeared on Beyond Type 1. Republished with permission. By Jordan Dakin Common Knowledge Becoming sick when you have type 1 diabetes can easily complicate things. When you have the flu or a serious bacterial infection, your blood sugar levels can quickly become harder to manage, as they typically trend higher because of […]

Nasal Glucagon in Action – How I Used Baqsimi to Treat Severe Hypoglycemia

Learn how Baqsimi, a nasal glucagon, can help you treat severe hypoglycemia. Source: diabetesdaily.com