It's the little stuff with diabetes they don't tell you about that sometimes gets you down, right? Like grappling with skin irritations and finding test strips stuck in places they do not belong (thx Scott!).

As usual, our beloved T1 illustrator Haidee Merritt has the images that say it all:

Ahem... yeah.

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