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What is your biggest challenge with handling your diabetes during the summer time?
Staying hydrated
 
Eating right while spending more time out of the house
 
Getting to medical appointments
 
Sometimes I am distracted by my summer activities and forget to follow my diabetes management plan
 
Keeping my blood glucose meter, strips, and insulin in a cool, dry place
 
Exercising, indoors or outdoors
 
Other
 

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by Nicole Purcell
I have spent the past three days dealing with an evil stomach bug. Gastro issues, bloodsugar issues and a headache for the ages - along with a low grade fever - left me in bed trying (and mostly failing) to rest. I'm back at work today after two sick days, but still on slo-mo. Weird bloodsugars are always my "getting sick" miner's canary. Everyone knows what a miner's canary is, right? Back in the day, miners would keep a caged bird (often a canary) with them in the mine....