Danielle

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What is the weirdest question you’ve been asked about your diabetes, and how did you respond?
I guess there isn’t really a question that is the weirdest. I have been asked if I have the bad kind of diabetes, which is ridiculous because that would mean there is a good kind.

Has anyone told you that you couldn’t do something due to your diabetes, and you proved them wrong?
I’ve been told that I can’t have children and I am not pregnant or anything but I will prove them wrong.

How do you inspire others?
I am trying to inspire myself and the world to  make this disease something that is not taboo anymore. I embrace this life and I will test and give myself insulin in public because I need it to live, I won’t hide it for others comfort. I am trying to change the face Just like you are but I’m doing it on a more personal level for myself. to feel good about myself about my body and bruised fingers.

Tell us a story about how diabetes has affected you.
When I was with my ex boyfriend, he told me that this would never work out because I have diabetes and  that meant to him that I was damaged that my life wouldn’t be complete like I was less of a person.

How has diabetes contributed to forming you into the person you are today? Mentally, physically, or emotionally?
They say that having diabetes changes who you are. I used to be very carefree and spontaneous. When you’re a diabetic you have to worry about a lot things.  It’s always in the back of your mind. It has changed my life drastically.

Would you rather fight one horse sized duck or 100 regular sized ducks?
100 regular ducks


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One comment

  1. Kelly says:

    That’s my best friend!!! Such a strong person <3

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