Hi Pattie, sorry you're sick! Yes, being sick can raise your blood sugar for various reasons like how your body is fighting the virus, medicine you take for the sickness, food you're eating or not eating while you're sick, etc. Here's a website that explains more. Have you seen a doctor? Hope you feel better soon.
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"pre-diabetic" controlled so far by diet and exercise
following low/no carb diet, no meds