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I have Diabetes type 1 and I have had it for 6 years

I have Diabetes type 1 and I have had it for around 6 years, I'm 14, when do you all think there'll be a cure? I have Diabetes type 1 and I have had it for around 6 years, I'm 14, when do you all think there'll be a cure?
Wed, 16 Dec 2009
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for the diabetes there is no cure as off now, only good control is possible. lets hope they will bring an permenant solution

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