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Re: [IP] (Fwd) russian kids need help



How about UltraLente insulin?  I have some extra due to the
fact I am using less now than I used to.

Somebody please let me know.

8^)


--- Michael <email @ redacted> wrote:
> ------- Forwarded Message Follows -------
> From:          email @ redacted
> Date:          Mon, 19 Jul 1999 17:06:55 EDT
> Subject:       russian kids need help
> 
> These kids in Russia
> could really use the NPH that new pumpers no longer need
> in their
> refrigerators....
> 
> 4 UNITS OF INSULIN PER DAY
> Thirteen Russian teens with diabetes are in Indiana this
> summer,
> attending camp, staying with host families, and going on
> a 700 mile
> bike trip. They tell stories of extreme scarcity of
> insulin. What
> little there is goes to children under 16. It's usually
> of animal
> origin, and may be any kind - R, N, etc - no matter what
> type they are
> supposed to be taking. Some kids have received only 130
> units for an
> entire month - about 4 units per day! They used to get
> 100 strips per
> year, but that program ended April 1. Diabetes Youth
> Foundation of
> Indiana is collecting insulin - H, R, and N - and strips
> (One Touch
> and Elite) to send back home with the campers. If you
> would like to
> help, please send these essential supplies, or money to
> buy them, by
> August 5 to the following address:
> 
> Russian Kids
> c/o Samuel Wentworth, MD
> 1300 East Main Street
> Danville, IN 46122
> 
> Your contributions are fully tax-deductible and greatly
> appreciated by
> the children and their families. One father has said "You
> are really
> saving us." 
> 
> For more information, see 
> http://www.childrenwithdiabetes.com/d_09_903.htm
> 
> or email email @ redacted
> 
> Thank you for your generosity. 
> 
> email @ redacted

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