Avoiding Lows While Drinking Alcohol
Yes, people with diabetes can drink alcohol, but there are a few very important things to keep in mind. Alcohol can actually lead to hypoglycemia in the hours after you drink—especially if you take insulin.
Here’s what you need to know:
- Learn more in our Guide to Drinking Alcohol with Diabetes.
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