Diabetes won't hold you back from sports, just ask Jay Cutler, QB for the Chicago Bears.  Exercise and working out actually keeps your blood sugars down, and most importantly, contributes to a healthy lifestyle.  When the quarterback started his 2007 season, he lost 30 pounds and needed to get checked out.  After a workup, he realized he was diabetic and did not really know much about it.  But with the help of coaches and dieticians, he was able to keep playing.   But Jay Cutler is an example to what you can accomplish even with diabetes - it just takes education and determination.  

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