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Re: [IP] Heredity

What if you had become diabetic because of a virus, a vaccine, or if you
were in an accident and damaged your pancreas, would diabetes still be
passed on to your children?

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> I have heard the same thing before. Not sure where I heard or read it
> though.I know that in my family,  it skips a generation.  Kinda strange.
> Andy
> >
> >Does anyone know the probabilities of a sibling/relative becoming a
> >diabetic vs a person with no family history?  I recall hearing a while
> >that there's a 1 in 7 chance if it's in the family and a 1 in 30 chance
> >not. I'm not sure if this is accurate.
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