This fact sheet provides information on diabetes and fear of hypoglycaemia. Hypoglycaemia or ‘hypo’ (low blood glucose) is a common challenge for people managing their diabetes with insulin or other glucose lowering medications. People with diabetes often worry or become fearful about hypos. If you feel this way, you are not alone. There are many things you can do to prevent hypos and ease your fears.
Read more in our Fear of hypoglycaemia fact sheet.