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RE: [IP] medical office lack of knowledge

Yes, with no endogenous insulin it's difficult to manage no matter which 
type of diabetes you have, but the two types ARE different diseases. That's 
why it matters.

We, at least, should know which type of diabetes we have.

At 09:27 PM 5/7/2008 -0700, you wrote:
 >Tell me WHY this matters?
 >I sat out the last T1 & T2 discussion. If your body is not making insulin who
 >cares what the label is....
 >Okay so a few people may have antibodies maybe.... but I think we have yet to
 >get a definitive understanding of why T1 strikes.
 >If you body is not making insulin then the disease is difficult to manage
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