Driving with diabetes is a BIG deal. In Georgia it counts as a DUI if you wreck you car due to low blood sugar, WHAT!!!! Yeah and I won't argue about it, it is my responsibility to make sure my blood sugar is in range and no one else can worry about it. It would be my fault if I wrecked my car or even worse hurt someone else.
Anywho today was probably one of the first experiences I have had with low blood sugar and diabetes:

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Comment by Gb on April 13, 2013 at 11:02am
Wow, that is a law I haven't heard of before. I am not sure i agree with it. For instance, if someone hasn't been diagnosed and doesn't know he/she is exhibiting symptoms, then what? After all, it is an illness. You wouldn't DUI someone if they had an epileptic seizure or heart attack. Hmmmm
Comment by Sam on May 7, 2013 at 5:07am

Its not a law in all states and I agree but I feel lucky enough to be able to get a license. If the government treated our disease like it was epilepsy we wouldn't be able to get a license. I have a friend who has seizures and is not allowed to drive a car at all and never will.

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