Diabetes Fame - Others
From the rectory to the research labs, star-studded and star-crossed, these people certainly left their mark on history.
Curtis Aikens - Chef, Original Food Network host
Casey Johnson - Johnson & Johnson heiress, socialite
Cardinal John Krol - Former Roman Catholic Bishop
Milton Rubicam - Known as "Dean of American Genealogists"
Sir Harry Secombe - Welsh singer, actor, comedian, and former president of the Diabetes UK
Art Smith - Chef, TV personality
George Smith- type 1, president of Bermuda Diabetes Association (1996-97)
Nat Strand - Winner of CBS's The Amazing Race.
Leonard Thompson - First person to receive insulin injection at the age of 14
Caesar Hot Artichoke Dip Stuffed Baked Tomatoes Tortellini Kabobs with Garlic Sauce Sweet Cherry Topping Ginger Ale Blueberries Sweet Potato Pancakes Sweet and Sassy Cherry Sauce Steamed Salmon with Watercress Sauce Apple Slaw Pineapple Salsa
As I mentioned in an earlier post, one of the benefits that made it cost-effective for me to go with the real healthcare (HSA) plan rather than the phony (HRA) plan is that my company is now covering "preventative" medicines at $0 copay. The formulary for these, as stated by CVS/Caremark (my pharmacy benefits provider), covers all test strips, lancets, and control solutions. I dutifully get my doctor to write up prescriptions for all of my testing needs, submit...