Diabetes Fame - Others
From the rectory to the research labs, star-studded and star-crossed, these people certainly left their mark on history.
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
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
Peanut Butter and Banana Muffins Maple-Banana Topping Chicken and Zucchini Stew Orange and Apple Salad Lamb Chops with Cranberry-Pear Chutney Antipasto Salsa Quick Skillet Meat Loaf Romaine Salad with Cashews Jerusalem Platter Kosher Potato Leek Soup with Zucchini
Glucagon is one of those things that hasn't changed much in the diabetes world, in terms of packaging, dosing, method of delivery, since the time of my diagnosis in 1982. It's also one of those items that you buy in the same vein as say a generator. You might never use it, but it sure as heck is handy to have should your lights go out. The first time I was given glucagon was on the front lawn of my childhood home. What I remember of that night was going to bed after a...