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Re: [IP] Diabetes Prevention Trial - Type 1 Results



Leslie,
    How did you get involved with this study?  I would love to have my four
children tested if possible. Sheila

Bagwill Family wrote:

> Hey all,
>
> I had both of my children tested on April 6, 1999, in the Diabetes
> Prevention Trial and received my daughter's results 3 weeks ago - negative!
> But, did not receive my son's and as more time passed called the 800# for
> the program and asked what this could mean and they said usually meant that
> the other child was positive.  Needless to say I was scared to death as my
> son is only 3-1/2.  However. . . they were wrong!!!!  I got his test results
> back yesterday and they were negative as well!  Yippeee!!  Now I know this
> does not mean they will never be diagnosed but at least we are probably okay
> for the next year or so.
>
> Nita, thanks for the info even though I probably won't need it now.  You are
> lucky to have such a great program near you!
>
> Had to share this with people who could really understand.
>
> Take care.
>
> Leslie
> pumping since 4/98
> diabetic since 10/76
>
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