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Re: [IP] Diabetes is better than.....


Please reread my rather than statement... 

Bonnie Richardson wrote:
> SNIP >>>>>Jim S Said:To varying degrees I think we all have the following
> similarities with diabetes.
> frustration
> fear
> anger
> Retorical question..... Is diabetes is better than_________?
> I would greatfully exchange cancer (NOT IN ADDITION TO) for diabetes!
> (cancer took my younger brother over a 13 month period)>>>>>>SNIP

> I agree with Jim about having diabetes rather than.....

my comment was cancer rather than diabetes...

> I would far rather have diabetes than Alzheimers, like my brother.
> I would far rather have diabetes than the unrelenting pain and problems my
> daughter has to live with.
> I would far rather have diabetes than any terminal illness, or painful long
> term illness because I can control to a large degree my complication free
> future.   While life with diabetes can be frustrating, those of us with this
> disease are better off than many others, at least in today's insulin pump
> world,

>From my experience, I believe that I don't have as much control over
future complications as I would like to believe...

Jim S.
email @ redacted

> Bonnie
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