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Re: [IP] fear does not work

In a message dated 9/20/02 2:19:56 PM Central Daylight Time, email @ redacted 

> LIFE is scary enough as it is and any parent that teaches it is a bed of 
> roses is wrong, in my childless opinion.  Just cuz you work hard, do your 
> homework and keep your blood sugar under 140 does not guarantee you a 6 
> figure income or a complication free life.  But what is VITAL, is to learn 
> how to live, WITHOUT fear, how to cope with what what you get in this crap 
> shoot...and for us, that goes for Diabetes as well. We need to be taught 
> how 
> to make STRONG, CONFIDENT choices (and not just with Diabetes things), as 
> well as what the consequences will be if we make WEAK choices (and again, 
> not 
> just with Diabetes!).  

Wholehearted agreement from a Mom......and a sister of a diabetic who felt 
his pain of dealing with this disease....
Beverly, Mom to Mary, NINE!!, dx'd 9/97, pumping with Animas and Nick, who is 
now ten!
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