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Re: [IP] Types of Diabetes

In the diabetes support group that I go to:

10 people take insulin, 2 are type 1 diabetics. I am refering to injected 
insulin :-)


>I know a T-2 who feels better when she takes her insulin. I said "Then you
>take shots?" No. She said again about taking her insulin. Again I asked
>about shots. No. She was referring to her *insulin* pills. I had to explain
>that she was not taking insulin. Even some DMers do not know. ;-)  Besides,
>a T-2 is not especially IDDM when using insulin as they are controlled with
>it, but if it is withheld they would not be dead in 3 days. Yes, fewer
>complications, better feeling, and lots of ETC., but it is not the same as
>T-1. NO offense to those sensitive to the reference.
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