Dating someone with type 1 diabetes
See one you-tuber with diabetes discuss this issue, more commonly referred to as the “diabetes police” here,
They may even make you feel like a burden that they have to deal with.
As with many other situations in life, you cannot make the other person do what you want them to do.
You can only ask, and hope that they will come around to supporting you.
While the helicopter boyfriend or girlfriend hovers and becomes overbearing, the Hands-Off Harry or Hillary seems to be pretending that it’s business as usual.
This type of mate seems to be under the impression that their loved one doesn’t have diabetes. They may not understand the severe consequences that uncontrolled diabetes can have.