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Re: [IP] Re:JDRF ads

 I had an aquaintence ask me if I needed a pump because my diabetes was worse
then others, I just said no that it is for better control then on shots and now
I don't have to take 8-10 shots a day.

Summer (dx'd 1986 at age 4)
Pumping Nov.12/02 - Blue Paradigm

> #2.  "Oh my!  Your diabetes must be BAD because you are on an 
> insulin pump!"  
> This comment, although potentially hurtful has not bothered me.  I 
> chalk it 
> up to being medically uneducated.  I tell them that it isn't 
> necessarily BAD, 
> I just take a very proactive approach to dealing with the diabetes.
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