This Brilliant Surgeon's Apology Made Me Cry {in a good way}. WARNING - You May Cry Too.

imjohn
By imjohn Latest Reply 2015-03-01 19:02:50 -0600
Started 2014-06-05 22:53:52 -0500

This is a TED MED talk with a lot of great information about type 2 by a surgeon who finally learned the hard way the truth about this pernicious disease.

Paste this YouTube Link into your browser to watch this dramatic video.

www.youtube.com/watch?v=UMhLBPPtlrY


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Jibber Jabber
Jibber Jabber 2015-03-01 19:02:50 -0600 Report

I watched this online about two mos ago for the first time…when he cried…I cried…because I knew he didn't mean to be so cold…it was a reflection of what he had been taught in medical school…which is why most of my anger, that thank God didn't last long, after diagnosis was directed at myself…yeah I was angry at the doctor who scared me off of Atkins all those years ago…but I was more angry at myself because I KNEW BETTER…I knew how I felt..I knew I was healthy..but I still abandoned the diet…but my doctor was just telling me what "he knew to be true"…he didn't know any better

suecsdy
suecsdy 2015-03-01 18:44:13 -0600 Report

I like the way this man thinks. Just recently I was questioning in my own mind why every overweight person is not diabetic, but I am. This really helps. If only more Drs. thought like this instead of just handing out the party line response.

Gabby
GabbyPA 2014-06-07 09:32:03 -0500 Report

This was the first guy who gave me hope that there was a new understanding of how diabetes worked. He is very good, and I hope you all listen to him.

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