[Previous Months][Date Index][Thread Index][Join - Register][Login]
  [Message Prev][Message Next][Thread Prev][Thread Next]

RE: [IP]hand-check fad



At 10:48 AM 2/10/03 -0600, you wrote:
 > A bit late in my reply to this Friday post but replying anyway! I didn't get
 >the original post about this! But I REMEMBER THIS Hand test too! They did it
 >when I was younger in the mid 80's last I recall. What's the deal? Did they
 >realize it was a useless test or what?
 > I just did it to myself right now and I think I'm "better" now than I 
was when
 >I was 12:-) HEEHEE!
 >--janet (Dx @ age 3, 8/78; pumping H-tron+ since 6/00)

This is a test to determine whether a person has diabetic 
cheiroarthropathy.  Why they would expect someone who hasn't even been 
diagnosed yet to have a complication that develops over many years is 
beyond me.

Liz
----------------------------------------------------------
for HELP or to subscribe/unsubscribe, contact:
HELP@insulin-pumpers.org