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What scares you the most about diabetes?
Low blood sugars
 
Dealing with diabetes-related depression
 
Any/all of the complications
 
Never being able to do what I really want/love
 
Experiencing an emergency while I am alone
 
Not being able to pay for my care
 
Feeling alone with my diabetes
 
That my loved one with diabetes will have complications
 
A death due to diabetes complications
 
A mix of the above/other
 

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by Nicole Purcell
Recently, over at Dear Abby, the following letter and response were printed: Dear Abby: I like my job a lot, but I have recently been assigned a different desk. I now sit next to someone who regularly draws his blood with a lancet and gives himself a shot for his diabetes just a foot away from me. I am extremely uncomfortable around blood and needles. I don’t want to make waves because this person has been here a lot longer than I have, and apparently,...