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Re: [IP] Re: Types of Diabetes - MD - LONG

Hello everyone;
I am new at this, but diabetes is the best name for what is already defined as 
diabetes, because if we try and change it, it will cause a lot more confusion.

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 > And when I see these names the only thing that comes to my mind is the
> Dystrophy
 > And I have absolutly no plan to try and learn the differences between them
 > - its the same as Insulin Dependant or Non- Insulin Dependant very few know
> difference, what they know is the word Diabetes. If we take that away then
> nobody will know what we have at all.
 > I understand that it can be frustrating to have no one know the difference
> Its the same for many diseases I'm sure someone with (any form of) Muscular
> Distrophy hears ohh my gramma had MD too, each form is different and each has
> its own treatment, but we can't expect the public to learn the differences of
> every disease in the world and why would diabetes be any differences.
 > I know nothing about any other diseases in the world, how many of you know
> difference between every form of every disease in the world???
> Summer (dx'd 1986 at age 4)
> Pumping Nov.12/02 - Blue Paradigm
> > > There are distinct names for other diseases which are similar to one
> > another >
> > > 
> > Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy (DMD) (Also known as Pseudohypertrophic)
> > Becker Muscular Dystrophy (BMD)
> > Emery-Dreifuss Muscular Dystrophy (EDMD)
> > Limb-Girdle Muscular Dystrophy (LGMD)
> > Facioscapulohumeral Muscular Dystrophy (FSH or FSHD) (Also known as
> > Landouzy-Dejerine)
> > Myotonic Dystrophy (MMD) (Also known as Steinert's Disease)
> > Oculopharyngeal Muscular Dystrophy (OPMD)
> > Distal Muscular Dystrophy (DD) (Miyoshi)
> > Congenital Muscular Dystrophy (CMD)
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