Seven GIFs to Describe Lows.

Readers share which fictional character they resemble when their blood sugar dips.



Recently, we asked our readers on Facebook to find a fictional character who best describes what they are like when they are low. Here were a few responses:

I’m like Kramer from Seinfeld…always bursting into the room with a crazy idea.
-Mary R.

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I’m like Joffrey Baratheon from Game of Thrones.
-Kent L.

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When I’m hypo, it’s definitely Edgar from Men in Black. When my son and I saw this scene in the cinema, I just whispered, “He’s a diabetic having a hypo,” and we spent the next 10 minutes trying to be quiet as we cried laughing.
-Ruth W.

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I’m like Jar Jar Binks from Star Wars when I’m low.
-Jamie S.

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Frankenstein 😈
-Jeff H.

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I’m the Bill Murray character in What About Bob?
-Hanne B.

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I’m like Miss Piggy from The Muppets – I start hitting, kicking, and screaming.
-Mandy B.

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If you’d like to join in some silliness on a serious subject, email me your choice at cidlebrook@epscomm.com.

All comments were subject to editing for clarity.

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Craig Idlebrook is a past editor for Insulin Nation, Type 2 Nation, and Información Sobre Diabetes. He is now the community engagement and content manager for T1D Exchange.