Daily Archives: December 11, 2012
When we ask people for their impressions of the Diabetes Online Community, there are certain phrases that come up all the time: Emotional and moral support. They understand me. Learning new techniques. Knowing that’m not alone.
For the most part, I agree with those — but there is something about that last one, the feeling-alone one, that the DOC has a way of reinforcing. Something that makes my diabetes, or more accurately: my life with diabetes, different than everyone else’s.