Hugging is an expression of showing empathy, compassion, support, concern, however, giving a hug out of sympathy is not an positive expression.
What do you think about giving and receiving hugs?
I have experienced reaching out to give a hug and was pushed away or given a quick handshake of which accepted. What about you?
Is it true that in some cultures it is offensive to give someone a hug?
So what would you do if you had such an experience even in everyday life with other diabetics?
Here in the DC community/family it is just like you and I being present in person to give and receive hugs!
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