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When should I call the doctor about my diabetes?

If you have diabetes, call or go to the doctor or clinic if:
  • Your blood sugar is too high (180 mg/dL or more) or too low (70 mg/dL or less), and you can't get it back to a normal level
  • Your blood sugar is too high or too low more than twice a week
  • You are sick and not getting better
  • You have a question about your treatment
  • You are pregnant or want to become pregnant
  • You are throwing up

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