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Practice makes near perfect at bedtime

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Does diabetes stop you from doing your favorite activities?
Yes. All of my favorite activities are on hold for now.
I'm not doing as much, but I still do some things I like.
It adds challenges, but I still do what I want.
Absolutely not!

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by Brenda Bell
In high school biology, we learned that another term for carbohydrates is "polysaccharides". These break down into "discaccharides", and further into "monosaccharides". These small-molecule carbohydrates are more commonly known as "sugars". Similarly, we learned that fats are (after a long process) broken down into monosaccharides, and parts of proteins are broken down into these as well. We learned about three common disaccharides —...