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[IP] Re: The diabetic label



does that make us 'diabetes victims'?

you betcha, but we sure don't want THAT label  VBG

----- Original Message ----- > >
>  Doctors don't refer to "stroketics", but they do refer to "stroke
victims".
> Some might protest and say, "No! They are person who has suffered a
stroke".
> Yeah...and I'd say, politely back, "Exactly...a stroke victim." Can you
imagine
> if doctors and people in general had to always use the most
descriptive/verbose
> way of saying things?
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