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Re: [IP] Ann Landers

Amen!  I hope you sent it to Ann too.

Linda Gubler wrote:

> I have been really excited about all the letters I've read regarding the
> Ann Landers column.  If people start to understand what people with
> Diabetes have to do everyday we might get more funding for a cure.  Right
> now, most people think that as long as people with D don't eat sugar, they
> will be healthy and life long happy lives.  I am saddened when I read that
> several people thought that bathrooms were for injecting insulin.  I always
> thought they were for "checking your makeup" and ridding your body of
> wastes.  When I took three girls to summer camp and they were all injecting
> in the restroom, several women looked at me with disgust, like I was
> supplying them with illegal drugs!  I agree that a "production" isn't
> necessary but I think it's time to take diabetes out of the bathrooms and
> into the public eye.  Until we do, no one will understand what is required
> on a day to day basis.
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