Sugar Surfing™ in the post Covid-19 era


Many questions get sent to me regarding living and managing type 1 diabetes in the Covid-19 'new reality'.

I will preface this by saying I am no Dr. Fauci, but I’ve appreciated reading about how he lives and the safety principles he follows. I'm a pediatric endocrinologist and not an expert in infectious diseases. But like Fauci (due to his age), I’m considered 'high risk' for Covid-19 consequences. I’m over 60, have had type 1 diabetes 55 years, have hypertension and coronary artery disease (the latter two well treated). I am not overweight (150 pounds, 70 inches tall).

My patients and families often ask me "what do you<