Diabetes Highs and Lows: Better Balance for a Better Future
For people living with diabetes they can experience highs and lows in their blood glucose levels. Often it can feel like a balancing act as they try to keep their blood glucose under control.
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Research for the Sanofi Diabetes Highs and Lows: Better Balance for a Better Future campaign, reveals several emotional and psychological factors which can have a negative impact on a patient’s ability to manage their condition. For people with type 2 diabetes, these include feeling demoralised about needing insulin, blame for ‘giving themselves’ the condition in the first place and shame when they struggle to effectively balance their blood glucose levels.1
Diabetes Highs and Lows: Better Balance for a Better Future aims to raise awareness of the emotional and psychological factors that can affect diabetes management and how with the right support, people can feel more in control of their condition.