In a word, “yes.”
I pose the question because someone I know who’s diabetes-savvy posted this on Facebook today:
Melissa Lee, amazing fellow T1D, then posted an article I’d written about this topic in response:
It made me go back and re-read my own post that I had written a while back (originally for HuffPost, reprinted on a sweetlife.com). It’s exactly about my personal experience of working hard at my diabetes management yet complications still come.
Excerpt from the post: