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This quiz contains mature content of a sexual nature, and is intended for adults 18 and over. If you are under 18, please visit our other diabetes quiz resources.
Diabetes and Sex
Sex can be a joy, a challenge, a puzzle, and a frustration. At its best, it's physically and emotionally fulfilling. At its worst, it can cause feelings of disappointment and failure. Add diabetes to this already complicated mix, and things get even more interesting. The mechanics of testing, pumps, and tubing; the threat of lows or highs; and the potential problems that diabetic complications can cause in the bedroom can make intimacy overwhelming sometimes. Feel like you could use a little back up? Take the quiz and pick up some tips on a more comfortable, pleasurable sex life.

Reviewed by Francine Kaufman, MD 4/08.

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by Nicole Purcell
I had a work dinner last night with some leadership from my office. I always find diabetes etiquette at these things to be kind of tricky. It was a four course meal, with salad, soup, entree' and dessert and coffee. There was also a selection of gluten free and non-gluten free dinner rolls. I felt way too full of questions for waitress... "Could I get my dressing on the side? How much sugar is in it?" A course later...