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Re: [IPk] Genetics

Diabetes in our family is a strange thing!  The link is that it's all on
my mother's side.  Her uncle had diabetes and her brother.  Then her
daughter (my sister) and now her grandson (my son) but my sister's
children haven't.


 In message <email @ redacted>, email @ redacted writes
>Hello Liam
>I wondered about it but our family was missing a generation out with 
>diabetes.  For instance, my grandmother had it but her children didn't and 
>then her children's children did.  I thought that my children would therefore 
>not get it and then by the time I had grandchildren there would be a cure.  
>It turned out that the people in our family that missed it as children, 
>developed it when they became adults.  How many others out there are diabetic 
>and have diabetic children too?  It would be interesting to know.
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Alison Orchard
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