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If you, like blogger Nicole Purcell, were to think about life without diabetes, would there be anything you would miss?
Absolutely not. I can definitively say I would not miss a thing about diabetes.
56%
I think I might miss being in tune with my body.
7%
I might actually miss not having to plan my food choices as much as I do.
7%
I would miss the community the most!
2%
I would miss having something forcing me to exercise regularly.
5%
Without diabetes, I don't think I would be as on time with my medical appointments, which keep me on top of my health.
6%
I think I would overall miss being organized.
0%
I can't think of anything I would miss, but I think I would miss something!
12%
There are other things I would miss.
1%
Total votes are 241
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by Nicole Purcell
I had a bad one last night. A scary low bloodsugar that reminded me just how tenuous diabetes makes my existence. I hate those. I hate the feeling that I'm anything less than a strong, capable woman. Diabetes, like a sledge hammer to the knees, has a way of hobbling the confidence I have in my health, strength and well-being. It is both frustrating and disheartening. It's 2:00 am and a good friend called from their third shift job because they needed someone. Just...