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
Mustard Green Beans Crunchy Baked Fruit Lemon Soy Aioli Coconut Pudding Squares Gazpacho Soup Hickory Baked Chops Lemony London Broil Vegetable and Beef Soup Lemon Rice Soup Smoked Sausage Cheese Spread
As a Type A personality with a perfectionist streak, diabetes management is something that easily gets under my skin. If I can’t do something perfect, then I’d much rather just not do it at all. Which is why burnout creeps up on me super fast. A few days of pesky numbers and I am ready to throw all things diabetes out the window and watch it get hit by an 18-wheeler. So attempting to get my A1c into the lowest possible range ever has proven incredibly tasking for my perfectionist...