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Diabetes Blog Week: Language and Diabetes.

Diabetes Advocacy, Diabetes Community, Diabetes Online Community, No Diabetes, Psychosocial Support May 18, 2016 11 Comments

Language and Diabetes:  There is an old saying that states “Sticks and stones may break my bones, but words will never hurt me”. I’m willing to bet we’ve all disagreed with this at some point, and especially when it comes to diabetes. Many advocate for the importance of using non-stigmatizing, inclusive and non-judgmental language when speaking about or to people…

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