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The Emotional Rollercoaster of Diabetes

How emotions affect diabetes

Stress isn’t the only emotion that will affect diabetes. It’s a well-known fact that when a person is suffering from depression, they are suffering from more than just the mental symptoms. Depression can also manifest itself physically by causing headaches, pain, sleep disorders and, for diabetics, can make all the symptoms that much more severe.

In other words, for those individuals who are unfortunate enough be diagnosed with both diabetes and depression, they are pretty much guaranteed to not only get more intense symptoms, but also a larger number of them.