Key Points to manage Hyperglycaemia:

Hyperglycaemia:  Affects diabetes types 1 and 2, gestational diabetes, and serious illness in non-diabetics.

Healthy Choice Menus:  Seek out or inquire about diabetes-friendly options.

Symptoms:  Increased thirst, frequent urination, fatigue, blurred vision, weight loss, infections.

Blood Sugar Targets:  Regular monitoring; aim for 4-7mmol/l before eating and under 8.5-9mmol/l after meals.

Causes:  Stress, illness, overeating, lack of exercise, dehydration, medication issues, growth spurts.

Treatment Strategies:  Follow care team advice, adjust diet, stay hydrated, exercise, consider insulin dosage.

Urgent Attention:  Contact care team if accompanied by vomiting, abdominal pain, rapid breathing, signs of dehydration, or difficulty staying awake.