This applies especially to those who are newly diagnosed, but also to the rest of us. It takes time to find the right amount/type(s) of meds, how many carbs to eat, how to deal with all of this life with diabetes. Be patient. Educate yourself (American Diabetes Association website/books, and dLife.
Communicate with your doctor. If you have ideas/suggestions/questions, make sure you are heard! Together with your doctor, you will find what works for you and you can regain control of your health!
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