Diabetes Fame - Science
Albert Ellis - Pioneer of behavioral psychotherapy
Thomas Edison - Inventor of the light bulb, phonograph
Cynthia Ice - IBM's Lotus Accessability Lead and software developer
Dr. George Minot - First person with diabetes to receive Nobel Prize for Medicine
M. Alan Permutt - Scientist (discovered the Wolfram Syndrome gene)
John Paul Stapp - Doctor and space research pioneer, "The Fastest Man on Earth"
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...