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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 Brenda Bell
My diabetes is changing. Until a few years ago, my morning readings were reasonable and within the desired range of under 100 mg/dl. About two years ago, they started slipping upwards into the less-desirable but apparently not-worrisome range of 100-110 mg/dl. Now, this was what was recorded by my Abbott Freestyle Lite meter, which is known to record at the lower end of the home-glucometer variability range, but with my A1c firmly in the high 5s and low 6s, the meter's tendency to...