I think so too. I was hypoglycemic before diagnosis as well. They were monitoring me since I have such a strong family history of diabetes. When I was found to be having hypo issues they started checking me more frequently. Sure enough...I flipped.Hi Barbie. Welcome to the forum. I think a lot of people before they become diabetic have a history of hypoglycemia. I'm not sure if it is from insulin resistance or just wacked out hormone levels. I have only been D for 4 years but I have seen my management improve a lot. Glad to have you here.