Posts tagged "alcohol"

Slim pickings: A better life or better disease

I watched the MTV True Life episode. Within the diabetes community, everyone was talking about it. There were a lot of mixed reviews, too. Some said they used scare tactics. Others claimed that diabetes was shown as being so depressing and not at all like the reality. Me? Well, I have a lot of thoughts... Read more »

Everybody likes to have a drink sometimes

“Do you drink?”  “Does alcohol mess with your diabetes?”  “Aren’t you not supposed to drink?”  Yes.Yes. But it messes with everyone, doesn’t it?C’mon… even diabetics drink.  I get asked this question a lot and the best answer I ever received was from a diabetic educator who had diabetes herself. You might not think so, but... Read more »
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