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Re: [IP] Re: The diabetic label



But we don't call people with cancer "cancerics", do we?

 It may just be semantics, but I do not like referring to people with diabetes
as
diabetics. That is my personal pref.

Lori
Mom to Emily (4 1/2, dx'd 2 years ago...soon to be pumping) and 2 other kids in
Peoria, IL

email @ redacted wrote:

>   Any playing with words or disgust with the term won't
> change that.  In the end, he will still, by definition, be a diabetic.
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