my input:
1.you pay more attention to the food you're actually putting in your mouth.
2. You have much better respect for the rest of the stuff your body just "does", even though your silly pancreas has given up..
3.The look on peoples faces when you whip out you injection pen? Or is this just me. I love it!

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Love it!

You've always got something sterile to get a splinter out with.

That's a good one!

or to drain a blister with

Organization. It helps you become a much more organized, detailed person. Before I was diagnosed, I would for example always lose or forget my keys somewhere, or my glasses - but not anymore.

However, it would be even better to NOT have diabetes anymore. The lesson has been learned.

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