Managing your condition well is essential to make sure you live a healthy life with type 1 diabetes. The following pages will help, however, if you have any problems or concerns then please do speak to your diabetes healthcare team.
Managing blood glucose levels
Managing your condition well is essential to make sure you live a healthy life with type 1 diabetes
What should my blood glucose levels be?
Everybody's blood glucose management will be different, so it's important to check with your doctor about the levels you should aim for
Managing a hypo
A hypo can be a scary thing for you to go through, but they can be managed effectively.
Managing a hyper
There will be times when you haven’t taken enough insulin to match the carbohydrate that you have eaten, which means that your blood glucose level will be too high
Carb counting is working out how much carbohydrate is in your food and adjusting your insulin dose accordingly
Type 1 management skills
Courses and resources to help you to learn more about managing type 1 diabetes
Apps that can help manage type 1 diabetes
There are many apps to help people manage type 1 diabetes. From digital diabetes logbooks to carb counting - there’s an app that might help you!
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