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Re: [IP] Re: has this ever happened with anyone (r

>I think that there is a persistent stereotype as to how a diabetic is
>supposed to look (very thin, pale & sickly). Have you ever gotten the
>response: "funny, you don't look diabetic..." As if you could really pick
>out a diabetic from the crowd, just by looking. This is an educational
>Isn't it amazing? We look just like everyone else. Wow! <grin>
>(who wishes he could be thin....)
  Actually i have been asked that...

I just tell them "well my moma always said i look funny"
ha ha

that gets a strange look from them.


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