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Breaks your heart, right? About a year ago, as I was kissing Bodie good night and checking his BG one last time, he said to me...."Mom, I hope I'm not diabetic when I grow up." How in Gods name do you explain "forever" to a 6 year old? To him, "forever" is how long it takes at the grocery store. "Forever" is how long it's been since we went on vacation or even how long it's been since he had Oreo's...even though we know it's been a matter of hours or months or days. How long IS forever for a…Continue
How many tears do you cry? Really. I mean...for your child...for your spouse....for the other people who have diabetes? How many tears do you cry for yourself...as the parent of a diabetic child? A million? A bucket? A river? An ocean? Immeasurable....Even if and when you think, "We've 'got' this. No problem. We can totally handle this." You still cry. A little? A lot? In the shower where no one can see. In the daytime when you're alone and no one can see. When you see how many needles are…Continue