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Practice makes near perfect at bedtime

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Hurricane season runs from June through November. If there were a weather emergency, do you feel you'd be prepared to manage your diabetes?
Yes, I am ready for anything, any time!
33%
I'm prepared for most disasters, but my diabetes would be tricky.
14%
I'm prepared for a diabetes emergency, but a disaster would be tricky.
32%
I've thought about it, but I'm not ready for emergencies at all.
13%
No! I need to get on it!
2%
I'd rather not think about such things.
3%
Total votes are 226
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by Carey Potash
Some people have trained diabetes alert dogs that bark and lick their face in the middle of the night when their child is experiencing dangerously high or low blood sugars. I don't have a dog to wake me up. When I sleep past the alarm and forget to test my son's blood sugar, I turn to my go-to guy - a hallucinatory stone-faced murderer. Completely zonked hours after I wanted to wake up and check Charlie, I found myself walking along the...