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What prevents your patients from getting the tests recommended to help manage diabetes?
They don't have a doctor directing their diabetes care.
 
They have a doctor, but he/she didn't recommend additional screenings.
 
They can't afford all the tests they need.
 
They don't have time to get all their screenings.
 
They don't have transportation to get to their screenings.
 
It's too overwhelming/they can't remember all the exams they need.
 
A combination of the above.
 
Other
 

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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...