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If you have prediabetes or type 2, do you worry about taking insulin one day?
Yes. I think insulin means I have lost control.
 
No. I will do what I need to for my diabetes.
 
My real fear is the needles!
 
I am already using insulin.
 
I don't really know enough about insulin yet to answer.
 

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by Brenda Bell
My diabetes is changing. Until a few years ago, my morning readings were reasonable and within the desired range of under 100 mg/dl. About two years ago, they started slipping upwards into the less-desirable but apparently not-worrisome range of 100-110 mg/dl. Now, this was what was recorded by my Abbott Freestyle Lite meter, which is known to record at the lower end of the home-glucometer variability range, but with my A1c firmly in the high 5s and low 6s, the meter's tendency to...