What's your biggest diabetes frustration?
The challenge of keeping blood sugars in range.
Figuring out what to eat.
Dealing with misconceptions and stigma.
Worry about complications.
Dealing with a condition that feels "invisible."
Managing insurance coverage and concerns.
Accessing good healthcare.
All of these are frustrating.
The frustrations of diabetes ebb and flow, don't they? On any given day, there can be a particular part of diabetes that is just driving you mad, while on other days, managing blood sugars can feel like smooth sailing.
Our community recognizes the give and take of diabetes frustrations, citing keeping blood sugars in range, insurance issues, and "all of these" as top issues.
What helps manage diabetes frustrations? For our team, it's keeping the focus on community. When we do diabetes together, the burden of any of it feels a bit lighter. Lean on your CWD family during times when you're frustrated; we're always here for you.