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Which diabetes sin are you guilty of committing the most?
Sloth - I don't want to exercise.
Gluttony - Holy chocolate cake!
Lust...after chocolate cake.
Pride - I don't need anyone's help.
Envy...towards other people's working pancreases.
Greed - I want a perfect A1C!
Wrath - I hate this disease!
I plead the fifth.

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