“Between the Lines” shares the stories of real women living real lives while having diabetes. Sometimes our stories are happy ones, with great results; other times, they pose challenges. Despite this, we all find Sisterhood and community with each other, creating friendships through our experiences.
These Are Our Stories
The first time I was exposed to the health insurance marketplace, I was in college and wanted to be a responsible adult. I was maybe 21 or 22 years old and needed to find my own health insurance plan.
Word out there is that chronic illnesses are accompanied by depression. It isn’t news that diabetes puts a heavy toll on our mental health, making it even more complicated to manage.
My name is Gráinne. I’m Irish and have lived in Ireland for most of my life, except for four years when my Minnesota-born husband dragged me over there to live there.