Brigitte's Blog – October 2010 Archive (1)

Can't believe what they said...

France is my country and I can't believe what I read : my government wants to reduce the numbers of test strips for diabetics (type 1 and type 2, all in the same boat). You know here we have (had) Sécurité Sociale, and when you have diabetes for instance, all your medications for diabetes are free. It's a very good thing. In our country we are living in a Republic, where those 3 words seemed to be forgotten : Liberté, Egalité, Fraternité. And now, there is no money. And the project of law is to… Continue

Added by Brigitte on October 3, 2010 at 1:30am — 13 Comments

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Diabetes Among Hispanics: We’re not all the same

US Hispanics are often portrayed in the press as a single, monolithic group. But anyone who has spent any time in San Francisco’s Mission District or the Bronx can tell you, we’re not all the same. Now we’re finding out Read on! →

Diabetes entre los hispanos: no somos todos iguales

Traducido por Mila Ferrer.    A menudo los Hispanos en Estados Unidos son retratados en la prensa como un solo grupo, monolítico. Pero cualquiera que haya pasado algún tiempo en el  Mission District de San Francisco o el Bronx se Read on! →

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