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Re: [IP] just one question

Breast cancer can kill and it runs very strongly in my family but my mother didn't let that stop her in having me. I
mean she could pass it on to me but look I'm still here!!!!!!


Fran Baumgartner wrote:

> People don't die from being ugly!
> Amy Detorio wrote:
> > Heather & Diane wrote:
> > >>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>Date: Fri, 13 Nov 1998 00:42:47 -0600
> > From: Heather & Diane <email @ redacted>
> > Subject: [IP] RE: insulin-pumpers-digest V2 #628
> >
> > Hi everyone I have just one question "if you are a diabetic why do you have
> > children knowing you may pass on this horrible disease" I have made sure my
> > child will not get this thing from me (by not having my own child) it's the
> > least I could do for a child (please don't get mad at me just let me know
> > the how's and why's and if there is guilt and all that I'm really very
> > interested in real people's ideas since I know what the medical proffesion
> > has to say on this)
> > >>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>Heather & Diane,
> > How can you ask this! I am mad even though you said not to be. Next are you going
> > to ask ugly people why they have children knowing they will be ugly?
> > There is only a slightly higher chance of our children having diabetes than there
> > is in the general population. No one else in my family (past or present) has
> > diabetes. There are worse things we can pass on to our children and there are
> > MANY problems that "run in" families. If everyone who has a problem that could be
> > linked to genetics were to choose not to have children, then there would not be
> > many children born at all. I have no guilt what-so-ever. I brought two beautiful,
> > healthy, intelligent children into the world and I am PROUD of it.
> > Amy
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