Are Online Communities Right For You?
Diabetes is an all-day, every-day disease, and sometimes we need more support than our doctors and families can provide. Have you thought about joining an online diabetes support community? We can help you get started. This slideshow answers some common questions about participating in an online health community, and will help you grow your diabetes support network!
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This morning it wasn’t the sun, the wind, or the birds that woke me up. It was the soft, insistent vibrating of a medical device urging me to check my blood sugar. Opening my eyes, still safely under the covers, I checked my blood sugar with a meter smaller than a deck of cards, calibrated my continuous glucose monitor, and then glanced at my insulin pump — which reminded me that today was the day I needed to change my infusion set. My dLife is pretty high tech. And I’m...