Is it Zombieism or a Blood Sugar Swing?

A handy chart shows the difference between the flesh-eaters and those experiencing a high or a low.

People with Type 1 often have trouble communicating with the rest of the world when their blood sugars are high or low. Their behavior can be misinterpreted as rude, or just plain weird.

To combat this and raise awareness of Type 1 diabetes, we’ve created a handy Halloween-themed poster comparing zombies with those experiencing blood sugar swings.

Print this out to hang at work or school (click to enlarge):










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Craig Idlebrook is a past editor for Insulin Nation, Type 2 Nation, and Información Sobre Diabetes. He is now the community engagement and content manager for T1D Exchange.