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Re: [IP] Gestational Diabetes



Hi all,

Just got back on the digest version and just couldn't resist replying to
this one!

WOW!!  Are you sure this guy's a doctor?  I HOPE he's not an endo!  I
really wonder about what they're teaching these docs at school!

We should have our own little pump story to tell you all about soon!

Melissa (mother of Kristina, age 8, diabetic since age 6 months, hope to
be pumping soon!)


>>>>>
> My brother went to see his new doctor on Friday.  This doctor says the
reason
> that my brother is diabetic is because our mother had gestational
> diabetes...This man has never met my mother, and (she's never had
gestational
> diabetes.)   The doctor says he know's this to be true because
>  1)   my brother was "Such a big baby"...(He only weighed 7 lbs at
birth)...
>  2)   3 out of 4 children are diabetic  ( I guess the fact that 3
> grandparents, 1 parent
>        our father, and 3 uncles are also diabetic doesn't have
anything to do
> with it)
>
> Has anyone ever heard of such a thing????
>
> -Cindy<<<<<<

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