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PollQuestion

Do you experience any of the following during your menstrual cycle?

March 9, 2022–March 16, 2022

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Do you experience any of the following during your menstrual cycle?
Lows (Hypoglycemia)
0%
Highs (Hyperglycemia)
29%
Roller Coasters
43%
Not really sure
0%
Not applicable to me
29%

Keeping your blood glucose levels in target range is not easy to do at baseline. When you add the changes in hormones that are normal during menstruation, it can make it even more challenging. As with all things diabetes-related, your diabetes may vary. Some women find that their cycles do not significantly impact their time in range, while others have a really difficult time meeting targets during their cycle. 

Read more about overcoming challenges for women with diabetes in this article by our Clinical Director, Marissa Town, BSN, RN, CDCES.

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