How To Help Me With A Low Blood Sugar


Low blood sugars can be exhausting, frustrating, and downright scary. In some situations, we need help from others because we are confused, weak, and unable to interact. Low blood sugars can quickly become life-threatening, so it’s important that those around us understand how they can help.

Below, we’ve created a downloadable, printable PDF that describes how to help someone with diabetes who is experiencing a low blood sugar. Share this with friends, family, coworkers, and your community!



Educational content related to severe low blood sugar is made possible with support from Zealand Pharma. Editorial control rests solely on Beyond Type 1 / Beyond Type 2.

WRITTEN BY Erika Szumel, POSTED 07/12/22, UPDATED 09/12/22

Erika has been living with Type 1 Diabetes since 2000 and began her career as an Associate Producer, working at NBC's Oxygen. When she's not writing about her favorite places (or planning a trip), she's jammin' out to classic rock. Living at the Jersey shore, Erika is a lover of the little things, the ocean, and pork roll.