Diabetes Camps - Alaska
Diabetes Camp at Camp Kushtaka
For more information on Diabetes Camp at Camp Kushtaka, call (907) 272-1424.
American Diabetes Association
801 W. Fireweed Lane, Suite 103
Anchorage, AK 99503
Phone (907) 272-1424
Alternate Contact Information:
Camp Fire USA
161 Klevin Street, Ste. 100
Anchorage, AK 99508
Diabetes Camp at Camp Kushtaka in Cooper Landing, Alaska, for children with diabetes and, space permitting, their siblings, is co-sponsored by the ADA, Children's Hospital at Providence, and Camp Fire USA. Camp Kushtaka is located on the shores of Kenai Lake on the Kenai Peninsula near Cooper Landing. This very special site provides a wonderful setting for campers to enjoy water sports, mountain trails, rivers, forests and streams, great natural beauty and real adventure in the out-of-doors. With 24 hour medical staff, a doctor, nurses and dieticians are available to help campers with any special diabetes concerns.
Marinated Chicken Baked Tofu in Thai Spice Romaine Salad with Cashews Mushroom Soup with Leeks and Garlic Roasted Cauliflower Citrus Chops Spinach Salad with Toasted Pine Nut Dressing Classic Lasagna Onion Focaccia Sugar Free Sliders
I'm sitting waiting for a table at the cafe' for me and a friend who is running a bit late. Feeling a little off, I grab my test kit and poke my finger, getting a little blood droplet. "Does that hurt?" Asks the man sitting next to me. He's an older guy, with some pretty profound ear hair. I note the ear hair as I say "Sort of... I think I'm kind of used to it now. I've been doing it a long time." My sugar is a little elevated...