Diabetes Care - Famous Places

Diabetes care is part of life, so we often find ourselves checking blood sugars, taking insulin, and changing infusion sets in interesting places and at interesting times. Here are some great examples of people living life to the fullest and taking care of their diabetes at the same time.

Famous Places

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Sarah and Jesse checking their blood sugar at the Kennedy Space Center.
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This is a photo of my daughter, Alexis Bailey checking her blood glucose before continuing on our hike at the Grand Canyon National Park on the South Kaibab trail.
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Michelle testing at Tulomne Meadows, located in Yosemite National Park. Michelle was diagnosed in March of 2005 and started pumping on July 11, 2005.

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Ellen testing while sliding down Mt. Hood in Oregon, summer 2005. The ash was slick.
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Brian, age 16, is testing his blood sugar after hiking up 1,000 feet of elevation in Yosemite. Wherever we go, diabetes goes along.
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Kimberley-Paige (age 11) with daddy James, testing her blood sugar at an authentic african market outside of Johannesburg, South Africa in May 2005 (a typical "african winter's day). Kimberley-Paige was born in South Africa and moved to the USA when she was 2. Every few years we go back to South Africa for a visit. Kimberley-Paige was diagnosed type 1 in Feb 2005 and is doing an exceptional job! We are very proud of her! She's our star.

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