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Re: [IP] Re: Giving blood

On 17 Jul 00, at 14:09, Keith Johnson wrote:

> Recently Kathy asked:
> > Has anyone given blood?  If so, did it affect your bs's?  When I went to the

> If anyone else has succeeded in doing so, and has anything interesting to
> report about it (reactions of the blood-suckers... ah, I mean, the
> phlebotomist and the medical team; wavers you had to sign; any other
> obstacles) would you share it with the rest of us? Thanks!

After 30+ years of Dm and believing that things were the same as 
when I was dxed,  I heard that they would take blood from a 
diabetic.  I tried, but goofed when they asked me "have you ever 
used a disposable needle more than once?"  If they ask you that 
question, just Lie! 


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