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Discussion in 'Children & Teens' started by knipster, Dec 12, 2017.

  1. knipster

    knipster Type 1 · Well-Known Member

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    which process do you find the most difficult?
    -injecting
    -testing
    -carrying equipment/ treatment everywhere

    if you have another answer please let me know!
     
  2. W.bubble13

    W.bubble13 Type 1 · Well-Known Member

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    I find carrying my insulin pens and blood tester around difficult because people always ask what they are and although I can talk about it I’m still not really confident about talking about it
     
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  3. paulus1

    paulus1 Type 2 · Well-Known Member

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    no difficulty.
     
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    Definitely carrying all the diabetes stuff around with me.
    Makes just running out the door take longer ... including finding a suitable bag (which goes with what I am wearing).
    I would love to just pick up my phone (which I always know where it is) and go.

    Edited to add:
    Ooops, sorry. Just realised this was aimed at children and teens. Can my answer stay anyway?
     
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    himtoo Type 1 · Well-Known Member
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    I find remembering to take everything with me every time I leave the house the hardest.
    I probably only forget 2 or 3 times a year -- but it is so frustrating getting to a destination and realising I have forgotten one of the bits of kit.
     
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  6. knipster

    knipster Type 1 · Well-Known Member

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    that's absolutely fine! don't worry - and thanks x
     
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  7. thomasrichmond_16

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    If I'm honest I don't have any of these issues. I got used to it. I get on with it. I accept it there's nothing I can do about it.
     
  8. diabeticmegxo

    diabeticmegxo Type 1 · Well-Known Member

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    None really! Had it for 7 years so it’s an everyday thing:)
     
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  9. thomasrichmond_16

    thomasrichmond_16 Type 1 · Well-Known Member

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    That's what I think too, just I've had it 3 months
     
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  10. diabeticmegxo

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    It’s an everyday thing now so I get on with it as I would any other day :)
     
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