How does the heat affect your blood glucose?
Causes more variability in my glucose levels
Not really sure
Doesn't seem to affect my blood glucose levels
I don't live where it's hot
It’s summer for those of us in the Northern Hemisphere, and with the new season comes the usual increase in temperature. Add climate change and the continuing rise in temperature on our planet into the mix, and it creates some very concerning risks for people with diabetes and other chronic conditions. These risks are even more concerning for more vulnerable populations with diabetes, such as children, elderly, and people without access to cooler temperate environments.
Read more about managing diabetes in the heat.