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When you spot another person with diabetes, do you feel compelled to acknowledge them?
Yes! I'd invent a secret handshake if I could!
 
I do, but the possible reaction stops me.
 
No, but I wouldn't mind someone coming up to me.
 
No. This disease is too private to bring up with/in front of strangers.
 
Why say anything at all?
 

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by Nicole Purcell
I am body dysmorphic. Since my teens, I have had what has been diagnosed as a distorted view of my weight, shape, and size. It is challenging, and it really does make living with diabetes even more difficult. For three days, in spite of no changes in a regimented eating and exercise routine, I have felt gigantic. I can barely look in the mirror because I don't like what I see. I feel as if I have tons of fat beneath my skin, just pulsing against the pores. I feel like...