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Re: [IP] the yin and the yang of diabetes



Only if I could use her toothbrush to clean the toilets....

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From: <email @ redacted>
To: <email @ redacted>
Sent: Saturday, May 01, 1999 9:18 AM
Subject: Re: [IP] the yin and the yang of diabetes


> I have 24 yrs. with this disease, I wish there was something else to call
it.
>  I have not had the good luck of only one complication.  For the first 10
> yrs. I had very few if any complications, but I had the opportunity to
meet
> the prejudice of the public.  One person I worked with took every
opportunity
> to try to trip me up, it was so obviouse that my supervisor took us aside,
> though I wass trying my level best to get along with this person, this was
> before pumps andmeters.  When confronted this person said "I can't see how
> anyone can stand to work with a p-s--r!"  I was soon able to get a job in
a
> different part of the hospital, yes it was a mental hospital where some of
> the most compassionate people in the world work, and I ran into an R.N.
who
> told me when she saw my left eye, which had a large cataract which I had
been
> told was inoperable, that I should wear a patch over that eye as it
disturbed
> her, or I should try to get a janitorial job so people would not have to
see
> me.
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