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Old 07-14-2007, 10:38 AM   #21
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In other words, I am saying that perhaps many more folks had diabetes years ago, but were not diagnosed as such because their fasting blood glucose was not above the then higher diabetic threshold.
Or, like cholesterol conditions, more people have been brought into a range that allows them to be sold and administered drugs that they may or may not need.

Theres something about billions of dollars being applied to people that helps them change their minds about subjective limits.

I'd like to see limits set by reason and science, and not by lobbying groups and multibillion dollar companies with something expensive to sell and not enough customers.

Be fearful when others are greedy, and greedy when others are fearful. Just another form of "buy low, sell high" for those who have trouble with things. This rule is not universal. Do not buy a 1973 Pinto because everyone else is afraid of it.
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Old 08-01-2007, 12:37 PM   #22
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To avoid diebetes we need to have low GI food

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