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Re: [IP] Parents with Diabetic Children

Kay wrote:

<<Did you know that there is a blood test you could have done on your
that looks for the islet cell antibodies that are thought to be a precursor
type 1 diabetes? ....  My understanding is that a negative result is not a
guarantee of no diabetes in the future, but they do identify people as high
risk or medium risk for
developing type 1.>>>

I saw an article in the diabetes interview magazine, that the parents of
those children which the results came back positive have a lot of anxiety,
of course if it comes back negative it would reduce anxiety, but a parent
has to figure if it is worth for them, especially after the results a part
of the dpt-1 trial failed.
only my $0.02

Rabbi Hirsch Meisels email @ redacted
Friends With Diabetes - For Jewish people with Diabetes
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