I hate it when doctors and other people make insulin seem like a punishment! Your doctor would be doing you a favor to put you on insulin, believe it or not!
Instead of stressing your body out, forcing crucial organs to overwork in order to increase insulin production, it simply increases the supply from an outside source. Granted nobody likes shots... I hate the side effects from the pills SO much more! LOL
I have been on insulin for a number of years now, and wouldn't go back if they paid me! It's SO much easier to deal with, and you aren't stuck with a dosage that's wrong, because you can always add or subtract a unit or two... and you don't have to wait until the next day to do it, or get a new prescription, you can make a change any time your doctor approves it! And once you learn the parameters that work for YOU, you can even have a bit more control over THAT too... LOVE that!
Don't be afraid. Get the numbers down enough, and maybe you won't have to have either one! Just work hard and see what happens!
"The real secret of success is enthusiasm..." Walter P. Chrysler said it, I believe it. That's what I want in my life--to give my imagination a chance, to live with energy and enthusiasm!
Ralph Waldo Emerson said 'Life belongs to the energetic.' But you don't have to be frenetic and hyper--some energy is quiet and steady, like a heartbeat... and that works too! LOL
Life comes in specific increments, which we receive as a gift of one moment at a time. That's why it's called t
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