Hi Everyone I thought about an idea for world diabetes day let's give thanks for the diabetics who have come before us as they paved the way for us diabetic who are here today some did not live to see insulin or pills for diabetes they give us information on diabetes by giving there lives so doctors and others could find a way to save us Dr Bannting and Dr Best are heros to us diabetics let's pray there is a cure in our lifetime.

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Comment by Stoyan on November 15, 2011 at 4:06pm

Fully agreed. There have been many diabetics that did not have the modern conveniences that we do, and they still battled on as best they could with their disease. It's hard to believe how much worse they had it. And yes, we definitely need to keep the fight going and get a cure in our lifetime. Progress is achieved step by step.

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