A person with diabetes when ill should take extra precautions to control blood glucose and their overall health.
Different kinds of illness increase your blood sugar levels. Taking a few precautions when you are sick can prevent complications for a diabetic.
Consult your doctor before taking medications for illness
Drink plenty of water
Eat right foods frequently
Do not exercise during illness
Ask your doctor while taking you regular antidiabetic medications
Monitor you blood sugar levels more often