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[IP] Re: Appeals court revives diabetes suit

>>Subject: Re: [IP] Appeals court revives diabetes suit
>>It never fails to surprise me that carbohydrate metabolism is for 
>>some reason not _automatically
>>considered a major life activity.
>In the text of the statute, it clearly states that people with 
>diabetes are covered.  HOWEVER, the problem comes in when the 
>opposing attorney says that, yes, the person has diabetes, BUT it is 
>being treated, controlled or whatever.  They are arguing that 
>treatment of a disability/disease essentially negates the symptoms 
>of the disability/disease, and therefore the person should not be 

But, in fact, they were PREVENTING the treatment of diabetes (the 
hypo), therefore, should fall under the ADA.

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