Are you ashamed of being a diabetic?
Don’t be; let other people know that you are.
You can help others who are (and who are not) diabetics to understand the importance of diabetic healthcare.
You can lead by example, you can educate others with your knowledge about diabetes, you can show others what should be done to help you, or other diabetics in case of a diabetic emergency.
You will also lessen the effects of stress on yourself by having a means to release bottled up emotions that you may be holding within yourself.
The possibilities are endless, it starts with having the courage to say, and display that you are a diabetic!
If you have a medical emergency bracelet, or pendant, wear it, if asked about it, explain the purpose for it (how it may help to save your life one day).
Set an example for others to admire, and to follow.
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