Diabetes had devastated my body and made me a slave to my medication…
The doctor made it clear that my leg needed to be sawn off and the surgical procedure was very risky. There could be complications.
But what he said next was much worse.
You fell into a hyperosmolar nonketotic coma.
Your blood sugar level was the highest I’ve ever seen here when the paramedics brought you in.
It’s only because of their quick response that you don’t have brain damage.
What he said next hit me like a ton of bricks.
We have to be clear about one thing:
And unless you fix your blood sugar that time could be as soon as next week.
So why am I telling you this?
I’m telling you this because I lived to tell the tale…