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"
Pepper and Tofu Kabobs White Chocolate Pie Fancy Portobello Mushroom Caps Monterey Jack & Crab Omelet Coconut Chicken Caribe Homemade Hot Fudge Sauce Spiced Mussel Soup Chicken in Almond Sauce Seafood Pizza Habanero Surprise with Orange Frosting
I had a bad one last night. A scary low bloodsugar that reminded me just how tenuous diabetes makes my existence. I hate those. I hate the feeling that I'm anything less than a strong, capable woman. Diabetes, like a sledge hammer to the knees, has a way of hobbling the confidence I have in my health, strength and well-being. It is both frustrating and disheartening. It's 2:00 am and a good friend called from their third shift job because they needed someone. Just...