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Ask D'Mine: The MODY Diabetes and FOMO Blues

By Wil Dubois on April 18, 2015

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Diabetes itself -- and now the technology to treat it -- comes in many forms. Today at our diabetes advice column Ask D'Mine, veteran type 1, diabetes author and community educator Wil Dubois is riffing on MODY and the FoMO (Fear of Missing Out) phenomenon.

{Got your own questions about life with diabetes? Email us at AskDMine@diabetesmine.com}

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