The Blame Game

When a person is diagnosed with lung cancer, do we blame them? Do we question their lifestyle and then make them feel ashamed? Do we minimize what has happened to them because they possibly brought it on themselves by not listening to the anti-smoking ads?

Why then does society feel that it is okay to blame people living with diabetes for their disease?

Read more here: Diabetes Advocacy: The Stereotypes and the Blame Game

Image Credit:  Diabetes Advocacy

Image Credit: Diabetes Advocacy

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