Type 1 is an incurable and meddlesome ailment, but it has cured me of many problems that regular, healthy people face daily. The irony is beautiful. Come read how:

Very enlightening blog post Eric. I agree and can relate with you a hundred percent. In fact for my personal benefit, I will include: Ignorance. Diabetes made me realize and appreciate everything from my body, to my family and everything around me. It cured me of my ignorance of the disease/condition. It motivated me to learn more and other conditions that may be related to it and how to deal with it.