All Blog Posts Tagged 'positivity' (3)

To spite diabetes, I carry on

Liberty lost, I wandered on, for I had not a choice. What has been taken wont be restored, but is that really a curse?



Out of shortsightedness I could lament. But what would be the benefit? If there is one call me blind, for one I cannot see. But perception's not reality.



With that said, my certainty's at its max. With assuredness I assert that which I truly believe to be the truth, namely, the general futility of singing endless songs of lamentation.



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Added by James122501 on May 3, 2014 at 2:30pm — 1 Comment

Is There 1 Positive Thing Diabetes Has Given You?

Some people say, "diabetes is a blessing in disguise." You might say, "Crazy!" But actually, I'm one of those positive-minded people. And this is how crazy I truly am: I asked 27 women at a support group to tell me 1 positive thing they've gotten from having diabetes. I thought they'd throw tomatoes at me. Instead, 25 women rattled off "humility," "feeling worthwhile helping family members with diabetes," without hesitation. My positive things include losing 30 lbs and keeping it off. I also… Continue

Added by Riva Greenberg on January 22, 2011 at 5:52am — 66 Comments

Being Motivated

Everyone and anyone can develop diabetes. Doesn’t matter how old you are, your ethnicity, nor what you do for a living. Although food is a key element in controlling our diabetes, it is NOT the sole cause of our disease. One thing that really frustrates me about the medical community, is that they have taken the use of labels, and has used them in such a manner, that eventually caused the world to…

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Added by DiabeticRadio.com on October 21, 2010 at 8:30am — 42 Comments

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