The worst thing you can do to a person with an invisible illness is make them feel like they need to prove how sick they are.
Sometimes it can feel like a losing battle!
Someone asked me what’s it like living with diabetes today, and honestly, when I sat back and thought about it, I was just tired.
Too tired to explain. Too tired to care. Too tired of living it.
Blah. Sometimes your days are just blah. The numbers blend together, the feelings border each other and mean less, and you feel like it’s just been two seconds since you tested, but that was in fact hours ago.
I need to recharge.
Sierra Sandison couldn’t imagine how she would hide an insulin pump during beauty pageants. So she decided to show it off for the Miss Idaho pageant. She won. Type 1 diabetics say they won, too.
Um.. I think I know what I’m talking about.
News flash, it’s an autoimmune condition. Eating okra isn’t going to bring my beta cells back to life.