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Re: [IP] A Long Vent On Frustrating DIABETES Misconceptions

   Santana was telling us what someone else said to her. I think as we've
all had a taste of the misconceptions, we shouldn't do it to each other.
It's hot out here and I don't feel all that great, but even I didn't see HIV
people getting  "off-hand dismissals"....some old lady said that about her.
    I'm away back to crawl into the 'fridge.
----- Original Message -----
From: "Ruth Elowitz"
Frustrating DIABETES Misconceptions

> That's great.  But it strikes me that that kind of off hand dismissal of
people with
> HIV is not unlike what we complain about about diabetes.  Type 1 is
becoming more
> widely known these days so the stigma is a little less,
              -----------------------Very Little too.

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