Welcome to the Friday before Tax Day! Hopefully the IRS was kind to you this year. Whether or not you received a refund this year, taxes are a definitely a source of stress. And as you know, stress can be a problem for people with diabetes. Some of the problems come because of stress hormones that mess with your blood sugar. Other problems come because when we're under stress, we tend to make less healthy choices (skipping exercise, eating fast food, etc.).
So for this week's Fill in the Blank Friday discussion, let's share the stressors that come into our lives from having diabetes. Please fill in the blank:
With diabetes, I get most stressed about …
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