All Blog Posts Tagged 'hate' (7)

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Thursday's Prompt:

"Having a positive attitude is important . . . but let’s face it, diabetes isn’t all sunshine and roses (or glitter and unicorns, for that matter). So today let’s vent by listing ten things about diabetes that we hate. Make them funny, make them sarcastic, make them serious, make them anything you want them to be!!"



All right...10 things I hate about Diabetes



1. I hate how I feel like I have to "chase" my blood sugar. Ex. The high one morning is… Continue

Added by Carrie on May 13, 2011 at 9:46am — 3 Comments

All the Things I Hate About Diabetes

1. Guilt - Every time I stray just a little and try to be a normal human being, I have this immense feeling of guilt that I'm dooming myself. Like when I fail to test exactly 2 hours after eating or when I forget to bolus or when I skip that first morning test because I'm rushing to get to work. Guilt, guilt, guilt! I hate it.



2. Lows - I. Hate. Lows. They make me feel horrible, I can't talk right, and I get so confused and disoriented. And then I… Continue

Added by MyBustedPancreas on May 13, 2011 at 6:29am — 1 Comment

Ten Things I Hate About You, Diabetes

Diabetes Blog Week 2011

(Just one of the whole week of posts - more on my blog www.ladalife.com)



  1. The testing… the endless testing… the gazillion holes in my fingers that any day now, will all decide to turn into lawn…
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Added by Susi (Ladalife) on May 12, 2011 at 6:09am — 1 Comment

Training to build an Ark

Nothing like the dawn chorus to wake you up fill you with peaceful feeling of being near to nature,just listening clears your mind and you feel and look at the World with eyes wide open,there are times when we can connect with nature in ways I guess we use to long before the rat race started when we humans were a young species staring in wonderment one moment being scarred senseless the next by beasts we can only imagine today,we looked up at the night sky the Moon and stars what thoughts ran… Continue

Added by twiddlemthumbs on February 16, 2011 at 8:00am — No Comments

Some Days...

I really hate having this disease... I think, mostly, I hate it because somehow, people feel that once you have Diabetes (or some other disease they deem you got from your own "failed choices") that it gives them license to comment on your life or on how you came to be in your current state of affairs, and what you ought to do.



It makes me be angry a lot. It makes me hate people.



Some days, it is easier to get online, than others.



Some days, not so… Continue

Added by The Diabetic Welfare Queen on February 5, 2011 at 2:05pm — 4 Comments

What's the worst thing about having diabetes?

I ran a post last week asking if you could name 1 positive thing diabetes has given you. More than 50 people wrote in, many said new friends, this great site tudiabetes, they lost weight and got more healthy. Now, I'd like to turn this question on its head and ask, "What's the worst thing about having diabetes?" When I ask myself I realize my first feeling is just an overwhelming sense of "Oy...and… Continue

Added by Riva Greenberg on January 29, 2011 at 5:19am — 95 Comments

(Non-D-related) When you take off our skin, we're all the same underneath!

Two days ago I was walking through the hallway in my building and these two young women, probably both around 20 years old, were yelling at each other. One young woman was African American, the other was Indian.


"I don't like you! I don't like you!" one of them was saying.


The other said, "That's fine. I don't like you."


The first responded, "Listen, I don't like you. I DO NOT have to respect…
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Added by Ginger Vieira on October 24, 2010 at 2:30pm — 12 Comments

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