This is a discussion for anyone who has been a diabetic for quite some time.
No I am not trying to find out your age.
(My birth was recorded on the walls of a cave in blood)
What I would like to know from anyone is this, how has diabetes care changed since you were diagnosed with diabetes?
What did you have to do then, that is different now?
How did you test your glucose level before there were blood glucose meters?
What type of diet did you have?
How often did you take insulin infections?
Were you physically active, or were you discouraged from being so?
Any information given will be helpful, I would rather get a feel for diabetes care that was different from that of today from those who remember it, rather than from a book or the internet.
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