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  1. Mike Ratrie
    Mike Ratrie November 9, 2012 at 6:33 am | | Reply

    Mike, overall nice effort, but I think a bit more editing might help. It seems a bit wordy, especially after you add the DA news release.


  2. Terry
    Terry November 9, 2012 at 7:33 am | | Reply

    Mike, Thanks for making me aware of Diabetes Advocates. That’s a great and very appropriate effort to change the continuous series of of myths and inaccuracies that plague most reporting on diabetes.

    Although I am a Type 1 diabetic, I feel that the most egregious public misbelief is that lifestyle choices *cause* Type 2 diabetes. We have a long way to go before we disabuse our culture of that damaging meme!

    Good article.

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