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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 Brenda Bell
There are very few conditions under which I will not ride my (road) bike. More than an inch of new snow, snow pack, and slush are the three major ones. That said, if the distance is short and familiar, and traffic is expected to be light, I'll take my chances. I was considerably less hesitant in my teens and twenties when I had two bicycles in my stable: a three-speed commuter and a 12-speed touring bike. My craziest experiences then were riding through what I later...