This fact sheet provides information on adjusting to life with diabetes. The diagnosis of diabetes can come as a shock. First reactions may be disbelief, sadness, anger, or self-blame. Usually, these feelings ease after a while and diabetes becomes part of life. Sometimes, these feelings don’t go away easily. If you feel this way, you are not alone. There are many things you can do to fit diabetes into your life.
Read more in our adjusting to life with diabetes fact sheet.