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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 Nicole Purcell
It's been a roller coaster week for me - both in terms of stress levels and bloodsugars. I have had some real high points - feeling positive and happy and just generally great - and I've had some moments of pure panic, stress and bad decision making. Although I know that stress is likely causing the ups and downs of my sugars as well, it really is kind of a chicken and egg thing, isn't it? For example, on Sunday I spent the day in a really great place in terms of bloodsugar...