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What was the hardest part of adjusting to your diabetes diagnosis?
Feeling like a human pincushion
 
Changing my diet
 
Dealing with guilt and/or depression
 
Finding emotional support
 
Going on medication
 
Making myself exercise
 
Other
 

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by Lindsey Guerin
Because I wear my Dexcom on my arm, I’ve slowly adjusted to the fact that people will ask me about it. Sometimes it’s the rude and inquisitive “What’s that?” and sometimes it’s somewhat sincere curiosity “Is that a (insert random type of medical device that they assume)?” Sometimes it bothers me more than others depending on how they ask and how they respond once I’ve told them what it is. I have limits to how much myth-busting I want to do in everyday conversation and how much rudeness I can...