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Opthamologist says I'm lucky
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engineerguy posted:
Hi folks,

I am happy to say my opthamologist says I'm very lucky,after examining my eyes. I replied that I am lucky, but I'm working real hard to make that luck. He laughed.

My dad died of diabetes, so I don't take my luck for granted.

Best regards, EngineerGuy
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dteresa responded:
My ophthalmologist always seems surprised that after twenty years as a diabetic I have no retinopathy, macular degeneration, cataracts etc. Of course, I almost dropped dead from a heart attack but you can't have everything.

Dolores
 
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engineerguy replied to dteresa's response:
Hi Dolores,

Great to hear it !! (I'm sure you are, too.) You are clearly a champ!! Congratulations on your success !

Best regards, EngineerGuy


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