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"
Fruit Filled Waffle Cones Soy Salmon Topped with Pineapple Salsa Corn Chicken Asian Pasta Salad with Vegetables Chicken and Beans in Tomato Sauce Mini Spinach Calzones Chunky Tomato Gravy Pepper Steak Duck Pate Ham and Eggs
I had a work dinner last night with some leadership from my office. I always find diabetes etiquette at these things to be kind of tricky. It was a four course meal, with salad, soup, entree' and dessert and coffee. There was also a selection of gluten free and non-gluten free dinner rolls. I felt way too full of questions for waitress... "Could I get my dressing on the side? How much sugar is in it?" A course later...