The definition of "controlling diabetes"


DIABETES CONTROL IS NOT DISPENSED, IT’S CREATED

As described in the book “Sugar Surfing”, control of one’s diabetes always exists “in the moment”. This means that “control” is truly a DYNAMIC process. There is no ‘reservoir’ of diabetes control dispensed by a doctor. What we define as ‘control’ is the ongoing result of numerous choices made by the individual over time.

At one point in my professional life as an endocrinologist I believed that a doctor could really ‘control’ another person’s diabetes. This was