The Emotional Side of Diabetes - 10 Things You Should Know
Posted Nov 18 2008 12:14am
The Emotional Side of Diabetes - 10 Things You Should Know: "The Emotional Side of Diabetes Living well with diabetes takes emotional strength. Why? Because this is a tough disease. Diabetes is more than just a simple matter of eating right and taking your medications. Staying strong emotionally is the key to keeping stress and your blood glucose levels where they belong. Unfortunately, people with diabetes as well as doctors often neglect these “real life” aspects of the disease. How can you manage diabetes while also giving proper attention to your own thoughts and feelings? What follows are the most important things you need to know about the emotional features of diabetes, including: the personal side the social side the behavioral side"