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What aspect of your diabetes maintenance causes you the most stress?
Taking medication
 
Checking my blood glucose levels all the time
 
Possible complications
 
Knowing what to eat
 
Finding time and motivation for exercise
 
Managing all my diabetes-related appointments
 
I hate the needles!
 
Becoming totally insulin dependent
 
Dealing with highs/lows
 
I just don't want people to know I have it.
 
Some of the above
 
All of the above
 
None of the above
 
I don't get stressed that often about managing my diabetes.
 

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by Lindsey Guerin
Lows are really nothing new to me. In the past (almost) 22 years, I've experienced every variety of low blood sugar. Two seizures, multiple black outs, the "I'm fine" at 32, the nauseating 85, and everything in between. That certainly doesn't mean that I'm used to them or that each low doesn't feel like a new and treacherous journey. They still scare me. They still annoy me. And they still overrun my life at times. Since I've hit the gym and the calorie counting on an aggressive...