Diapression and Diabetes
Highlights: Reality TV star Darren Brass talks about his diabetes life in Miami Ink's tattoo business; Chef Michel Nischan makes a romantic, diabetes-friendly meal; dLife community members Evan and Olivia Gelick talk about being a father-daughter diabetes team; dLife explores the diabetes and depression connection.
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My diabetes is changing. Until a few years ago, my morning readings were reasonable and within the desired range of under 100 mg/dl. About two years ago, they started slipping upwards into the less-desirable but apparently not-worrisome range of 100-110 mg/dl. Now, this was what was recorded by my Abbott Freestyle Lite meter, which is known to record at the lower end of the home-glucometer variability range, but with my A1c firmly in the high 5s and low 6s, the meter's tendency to...