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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 Carey Potash
Some people have trained diabetes alert dogs that bark and lick their face in the middle of the night when their child is experiencing dangerously high or low blood sugars. I don't have a dog to wake me up. When I sleep past the alarm and forget to test my son's blood sugar, I turn to my go-to guy - a hallucinatory stone-faced murderer. Completely zonked hours after I wanted to wake up and check Charlie, I found myself walking along the...