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What diabetes habit goes by the wayside during the holidays?
I don't watch what I eat as closely.
 
I don't exercise as much.
 
I drink more alcohol than usual.
 
I get too busy to test regularly.
 
Some other habit(s) goes astray.
 
I don't change my habits because of the holidays.
 
The holidays? I'm off track most of the year!
 

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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...