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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
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...