Ginger Renames Diabetes

There’s a lot to learn when you or a loved one is diagnosed with diabetes. But did you know that the word “diabetes” means “passing urine”?

In this sweet video, Ginger Vieira decides she prefers the Latin name for diabetes: nil desperandum, or “never give up.” We agree — nil desperandum is a much better description of our friends and loved ones with diabetes!

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