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What type 2 oral diabetes medication do you take?
Sulfonylurea drugs (e.g., Glucotrol, Diabinese, Glynase, Amaryl).
 
Biguanide drugs (e.g., Glucophage, metformin).
 
Alpha-glucosidase inhibitors (e.g., Precose, Glyset).
 
Thiazolidinedione drugs (e.g., Avandia, Actos).
 
Meglitinide drugs (e.g., Prandin, Starlix).
 
A combination of different drug types.
 
None. I manage my type 2 diabetes without oral medication.
 
None. I have type 1 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...