For women and girls who have diabetes, do you notice blood sugar changes during your period?
Yes I have highs during my period.
Yes I have lows before and highs during.
Yes I have crazy blood sugars during and around my period.
Sometimes but nothing consistent.
I'm not really sure..
At the Advanced Technologies & Treatments for Diabetes (ATTD) 2023 conference, there was an entire parallel session about managing glucose in the female population. This was a huge win for women since historically many of the sessions at professional conferences are only pregnancy-centric.
Check out a recap of the topics discussed during this session.