"After years of feeling like I need to be better, stronger, healthier, and in control, I now know I am enough." -Member of DiabetesTeam
Members of DiabetesTeam experience the burden of type 2 diabetes physically, emotionally, and psychologically. Sometimes we strive to appear healthier than we are to avoid the stigma of diabetes. Other times, we experience relief and support from peers who've been in our shoes.
"I'm getting out of the rat race. I'm not hiding my condition anymore. If I'm tired, I'm going to rest. Hearing from others with diabetes has taught me that I have to prioritize ME." -Member of DiabetesTeam
Here are recent conversations from members on DiabetesTeam:
"I am so happy to be here. Each day I am here makes me feel stronger and able to fight this together with people that share their struggles, cheer on success and pray for those in need."
Have you found yourself striving to appear as though you have it all together? Have you discovered ways to surround yourself with others who make you feel that you are more than enough? Share what you've learned in the comments below or directly on DiabetesTeam.com.