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Are you concerned about losing your job if you reveal you have diabetes?
Yes. I keep it to myself.
 
Yes, but I've told people that I trust.
 
No, but I still keep it to myself.
 
No. My boss/co-workers are aware.
 
I'm not sure.
 
I've already lost a job due to my diabetes.
 

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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...