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Re: [IP] Re: immunizations

In a message dated 8/13/02 2:12:44 AM Central Daylight Time, 
email @ redacted writes:

> According to a handout that I was given by an Endo:
> "Hepatitis B vaccine: Children should receive this vaccine as per the 
> routine 
> schedule.  There are no problems with this for children and youth with 
> diabetes."
> I did read another item about this vaccine in a April 2002 journal article. 
> It concluded that this vaccine is only 93% effective in DM kids, versus 98% 
> effective in the general population.  Didn't speculate on the reason for 
> this.  
> Barbara, Mum of Claire 8

talked with Mary's doc about this yesterday...he was not convinced it was the 
right was to go...said *twenty years from now who knows what they will find 
about this*....I told him I was reluctant...he said great!
Beverly, Mom to Mary, NINE!!, dx'd 9/97, pumping with Animas and Nick, who is 
now ten!
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