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What is the BIggest challenge of warm weather diabetes management?
Nothing - bring on the sun!
 
Avoiding bare feet and sandals.
 
Keeping diabetic supplies cool.
 
Eating right with all the picnics and BBQs.
 
Overexertion in the heat causing highs or lows.
 
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by Nicole Purcell
I am body dysmorphic. Since my teens, I have had what has been diagnosed as a distorted view of my weight, shape, and size. It is challenging, and it really does make living with diabetes even more difficult. For three days, in spite of no changes in a regimented eating and exercise routine, I have felt gigantic. I can barely look in the mirror because I don't like what I see. I feel as if I have tons of fat beneath my skin, just pulsing against the pores. I feel like...